Criminal Defense of Immigrants


§ 22.5 (A)

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(A)  Ground of Deportation.  A qualifying domestic violence conviction triggers deportability, regardless of whether it is a felony or a misdemeanor, and regardless of sentence, provided the conviction occurred after September 30, 1996.[17]

[17] INA § 237(a)(2)(E)(i), 8 U.S.C. § 1227(a)(2)(E)(i).