Beth Werlin, Deputy Legal Director for the American Immigration Council, discusses the recent...
The Fugitive Disentitlement Doctrine: FOIA and Petitions for Review
The fugitive disentitlement doctrine arises in the immigration context when courts of appeals use the doctrine to dismiss petitions for review and when government agencies invoke the doctrine to deny FOIA requests. This Practice Advisory examines how the courts and the agencies apply the doctrine in these contexts.
Published On: Monday, April 29, 2013 | Download File