Hernandez-Perez v. Holder, No. 08-2644

By FindLaw Staff on June 16, 2009 | Last updated on March 21, 2019

Petitioner's petition for review of the BIA's denial of his application for withholding of removal is denied where Petitioner's state child endangerment conviction was a "crime of moral turpitude", because the offense required a conscious disregard of a substantial risk to a child in his care.

Read the full decision in Hernandez-Perez v. Holder, No. 08-2644.

Appellate Information:

Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals.
Submitted March 10, 2009
Filed June 16, 2009


Before WOLLMAN, BRIGHT, and COLLOTON, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by Circuit Judge WOLLMAN.

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