Supreme Court case could change lives of undocumented immigrants in the U.S.

Supreme Court case could change lives of undocumented immigrants in the U.S.

Niz-Chavez v. Barr, a case set to be argued in the U.S. Supreme Court, will define which kind of notice is sufficient to invoke the stop-time rule, which determines who will be ultimately able to use a period of physical presence (most often, 10 years) to remain in the USA legally even if those years were spent without status through a grant of non-LPR cancellation of removal, or the “10 year law”. Supreme Court Justices will decide whether it is necessary for a Notice to Appear to cont...

Read More