Prepared by the Office of Staff Attorneys and the Ninth Circuit Court Librarians

The Immigration Outline is provided as a resource to assist attorneys in analyzing petitions for review. This research tool is only a starting point. You are encouraged to conduct independent research and verify that cited decisions are still good law.
Cover Page  
Updated 9/23 - A. Jurisdiction and Standard of Review  
Updated 9/23 - B. Relief from Removal  
Updated 12/23 - C. Motions to Reopen or Reconsider Immigration Proceedings  
Updated 3/24 - D. Criminal Issues in Immigration Law  
Updated 2/24 - E. Due Process in Immigration Proceedings  
Updated 12/23 - F. Attorney Fees and Recoverable Expenses under the EAJA