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Xiaojie He v. Garland

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-436 8th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether courts of appeals review de novo - as a question of law - or for substantial evidence - as a question of fact - a Board of Immigration Appeals' determination that established facts do not rise to the level of persecution; and (2) whether being prohibited by government officials from freely and openly practicing one's religion constitutes persecution as a matter of law.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 16 2022Application (22A151) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from September 5, 2022 to November 4, 2022, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
Aug 16 2022Pursuant to Rule 34.6 and Paragraph 9 of the Guidelines for the Submission of Documents to the Supreme Court's Electronic Filing System, filings in this case should be submitted in paper form only, and should not be submitted through the Court's electronic filing system.
Aug 18 2022Application (22A151) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until November 4, 2022.
Nov 04 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 12, 2022)
Nov 28 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 12, 2022 to January 11, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 29 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 11, 2023.