BIA Policy Memos

We submitted a FOIA request several months ago requesting all BIA policy memos that guide BIA members. We have received a partial response. For years the Chairman of the Board of Immigration Appeals has issued informal policy memoranda designed to guide BIA members on...

Matter of Castillo-Angulo FOIA Response

We’ve received back a series of FOIA documents following the BIA’s recent decision inĀ Matter of Castillo-Angulo, including the amicus briefs submitted to the BIA and the oral argument transcript. Here they are: Castillo Angulo Transcript Castillo Angulo...
Open Source DOJ Library Project

Open Source DOJ Library Project

Through the Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA, we’ve recently obtained a copy of the Library Catalogue for the Department of Justice Library in Washington D.C. The Department of Justice Library is a semi-secret library not accessible to the public and for...