Criminal Defense of Immigrants


§ 17.27 (C)

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(C)  Waiver Where Offense Committed Solely to Aid Spouse or Child.  The Attorney General may waive deportability on this ground for a lawful permanent resident if no previous civil money penalty had been imposed under this statute, and the offense was committed solely to assist the person’s spouse or child.  No court may review a decision to grant or deny this waiver.[179]

[179] INA § 237(a)(3)(C)(ii), 8 U.S.C. § 1227(a)(3)(C)(ii).