U.S. SUPREME COURTNew Jersey Law Journal
Vartelas v. Holder
IMMIGRATION — Removal — Retroactivity
The impact of a lawful permanent resident's brief travel abroad on his status is determined not by the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act now in effect, but by the legal regime in force at the time of his conviction, which predated the statute.
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