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Gonzalez v. Barr

Immigrants who are being detained indefinitely while they challenge their removal (because of a reasonable fear of persecution back home) seek individualized bond hearings. Ninth Circuit (over a dissent): Circuit precedent requires such hearings after six months, and that precedent controls despite some “tension” between it and a recent SCOTUS decision.


Tags: 2020, Immigration, Ninth Circuit, Removal

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