Practice Advisory: Criminal Consequences Updates from the BIA and the Ninth Circuit

Last Updated

June 12, 2020

This practice advisory provides updates on notable case law announced over the last year out of the Ninth Circuit and the Board of Immigration Appeals on subjects related to the intersection of criminal and immigration law such as crimes involving moral turpitude, aggravated felonies, controlled substance offenses, and post-conviction relief. The practice advisory includes key holdings, analytical frameworks of recent cases, and strategic considerations for removal defense.