Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Woman Removed From No Fly List Still Denied Visa

U.S. District Judge William Alsup ruled that Professor Rahinah Ibrahim must be stricken from all related terror-watch lists reports All Gov California bringing an end to her nine year fight.

However it turned out to be a bittersweet victory for Professor Ibrahim,  Judge Alsup then made a further ruling which let U.S. officials revoke her visa for secret reasons he would/could not disclose. 
Lawyers at Chaninat &Leeds specialize in US visas and immigration law including waiver and exclusion cases 
This order, of course, does not insist that the government grant a waiver,” Alsup wrote. “Once acted on, the agency's decision whether (or not) to grant a waiver would presumably be unreviewable” by the court.
 The US government has point blank refused, since the no-fly list was written after the September 11, 2001, attacks, to say who is on it, how they got there or how they can get off it.

Read the full report here 

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