• Litigating Controlled Substance Convictions in Removal Cases

  • Featuring

    • Kathy Moccio
      James H. Binger Center for New Americans
    • Matt Ralph
      Dorsey & Whitney
    • Alicia Granse '19
      University of Minnesota Detainee Rights Clinic


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  • When

    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm


    Dorsey & Whitney Seattle Room

    50 South 6th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55402

A conviction related to a controlled substance offense as defined in the INA can trigger removal proceedings and bar relief from removal. This CLE will discuss the framework for determining when a state conviction is related to a controlled substance offense as defined in the INA and offer suggestions on using the framework to challenge grounds of removal.

Audio recording of this event is available upon request. Please contact

This event is part of the Binger Center’s Advanced Immigration Law CLE Series. Details and registration for other events in the series are included below.

Litigating Particularly Serious Crimes in Removal Cases

Practice Update: Changes to the “Public Charge” Definition

Sponsored By

James H. Binger Center for New Americans, Dorsey & Whitney



CLE Credits

1.25 Standard CLE credits have been requested, Event Code #271968

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Elizabeth Coffield
(612) 625-5515

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