Gao v. Gonzales, 05-3215
In immigration cases, the BIA does not need judicial permission to reopen a case sua sponte after the filing of a petition for review. Government's motion to dismiss is granted.
- Submitted 08/26/2006
- Decided 09/25/2006
- Published 09/25/2006
- EASTERBROOK, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, EASTERBROOK, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Yongbing Zhang, Wang, Leonard & Condon, Chicago, IL, for Petitioner.
- For Appellees:
- Karen Lundgren, Department of Homeland Security, Virginia M. Lum, Chicago, IL, Department of Justice Civil Division, Immigration Litigation, Washington, D.C., for Respondent.