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Practice Advisory: Removal Orders Entered Against Special Immigrant Juveniles Harmed by the State Department’s Illegal Action

Practice Advisory
Issue area
Children and Families
Published: May. 30, 2023

This practice alert offers strategies for practitioners representing special immigrant juveniles who received removal orders because they lacked an available visa, and whose “final action date”—the date that determines when they have a visa available—was incorrectly calculated because of the State Department’s error.