Matter of W-Y-U

Apr 21, 2017

On April 18, 2017 the Board of Immigration Appeals gave guidance on administrative closures with the important decision on the Matter of W-Y-U. The decision states that when determining whether to administratively close or recalendar a case, an immigration judge must consider as a primary factor whether the opposing party has provided a persuasive reason for the case to proceed and be resolved on the merits. 

Click here to read the full decision.