Original Date AnnouncedDecember 19, 2018
In an email containing a legal opinion from the EOIR Office of General Counsel, the Chief Immigration Judge advises IJs about Grace v. Whitaker, No. 18-cv-01853 (D.D.C. Dec. 19, 2018, Sullivan, J.) -- a court order that enjoins IJs from relying on certain aspects of Matter of A-B- when conducting credible fear hearings. The EOIR OGC opinion also reports that the court order enjoins certain USCIS interpretations of the Attorney General’s decision as well. As reported in the CIJ email, the injunction takes effective immediately.
[ID #196]EOIR guidance on *Grace v. Whitaker*
Effective DateDecember 19, 2018