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The Supreme Court held that simple possession offenses are not aggravated felonies under [http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/uscode/8/12/I/1101 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(43)]. Therefore, Carachuri-Rosendo cannot be automatically ineligible for cancellation of removal. [http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/09pdf/09-60.pdf ''Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder'', Slip Opinion No. 09-60].  
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The Supreme Court held that simple possession offenses are not aggravated felonies under [http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/uscode/8/12/I/1101 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(43)]. Therefore, Carachuri-Rosendo cannot be automatically ineligible for cancellation of removal. [http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/09pdf/09-60.pdf ''Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder'', Slip Opinion No. 09-60].
  
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*[http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n449/a01.html?999 US: Justices Ease Deportation Rule in Minor Drug Cases]  
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*[http://www.startribune.com/nation/96341119.html High court eases deportation law for legal residents]
 
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Revision as of 19:47, 22 June 2010

The Supreme Court held that simple possession offenses are not aggravated felonies under 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(43). Therefore, Carachuri-Rosendo cannot be automatically ineligible for cancellation of removal. Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder, Slip Opinion No. 09-60.


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