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Rosa v. Gonzales, 05-60231

A decision reinstating a previous removal order under 8 U.S.C. section 1231(a)(5) is affirmed where the application of section 1231(a)(5) was not impermissibly retroactive in the case.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 06/25/2007
  • Published 06/26/2007


  • DENNIS, Circuit Judge:, Before DAVIS, DENNIS and PRADO, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Fifth Circuit


  • For Appellant:
  • Jason C. Mills (argued), Fort Worth, TX, for Petitioner.

  • For Appellees:
  • Cindy S. Ferrier (argued), Thomas Ward Hussey, Director, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Immigration Litigation, Alberto R. Gonzales, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, DC, Anne M. Estrada, U.S. I.N.S., Dallas, TX, Trey Lund, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Field Office Director, Attn:  Carl Perry, New Orleans, LA, for Respondent.