EAJA Awards

Agency Agency subcomponent Name Award date Award amount Awardees Claims description Finding basis Actions
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Avalos-Suarez v. Barr
$ 13,000
REDACTED Petitioner claimed the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) incorrectly concluded there was a lack of clarity in the law in 1993 in relation to the admissibility date of Special Agricultural Worker permanent residents. The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit agreed with Petitioner that the BIA committed legal error in determining the law was unclear when deciding whether to reopen Petitioner's 1993 deportation proceeding. Settlement Agreement Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Calmo-Carrillo v. Barr
$ 2,000
REDACTED Petitioner claimed the Board of Immigration Appeals made a factual determination with regard to asylum defense in removal proceeding in violation of 8 C.F.R. § 1003.1(d)(3)(iv). Petitioner appealed to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Government moved for a voluntary remand. Settlement Agreement Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Nielsen
$ 10,980
REDACTED Habeas petition/motion for preliminary injunction to reinstate immigration bond. Order simply states that the government's position was not substantially justified. Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Nielsen Null REDACTED Habeas petition/preliminary injunction motion. Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Barr
$ 8,940
REDACTED Habeas petition Prolonged detention of alien in mandatory detention. Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Moore Null REDACTED Writ of mandamus Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Whitaker Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Whitaker
$ 27,764
REDACTED Petition for review The Board of Immigration Appeals abused its discretion by failing to find that the alien was prejudiced by his prior counsel’s ineffectiveness, and by failing to provide a reasoned decision addressing his request to reopen sua sponte because he was eligible for adjustment of status based on the discharge of a prior New York state conviction. Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Sessions Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Sessions Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Barr Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Barr
$ 26,956
REDACTED Petition for review Based on remand to reconsider visa certification and claims for relief. Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Barr Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Sessions Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Whitaker Null REDACTED Petition for review Null Show