Criminal Defense of Immigrants


§ 22.17 (A)

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(A)  Listed Offenses.  If a conviction is for an offense other than a listed offense, it does not trigger deportation under this ground.  Listed offenses include “a crime of domestic violence, a crime of stalking, or a crime of child abuse, child neglect, or child abandonment.”[69]  These are the only substantive offenses listed in the conviction-based deportation ground.  See § 22.24, infra.

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