TARRAWALLY v. ASHCROFT, 02-2951
A court of appeals lacks jurisdiction to review an asylum petition that an Immigration Judge (IJ) or Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) deems untimely. IJ's finding that plaintiff was not likely to be persecuted or tortured was supported by substantial evidence.
- Submitted 07/10/2003
- Decided 07/29/2003
- Published 07/29/2003
Before NYGAARD, SMITH, Circuit Judges and IRENAS, District Judge.
United States Third Circuit
Steven A. Morley,Bagia & Morley, Philadelphia, PA, for Petitioner.
Robert D. McCallum, Jr., Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, Terri J. Scadron, Assistant Director, Efthimia S. Pilitsis, Michael P. Lindemann, John D. Williams, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for Respondent.