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Criminal Law Keyed to Abrams
Correa-Diaz v. Sessions
Citation:881 F.3d 523 (7th Cir. 2018)
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Correa-Diaz (Petitioner), a native citizen of Mexico who was living in Indiana, pleaded guilty to attempted sexual misconduct with a minor, and the Department of Homeland Security issued an order of deportation. Correa-Diaz filed a petition for review, arguing that his conviction was not an “aggravated felony” under the Immigration and Nationality Act that would subject him to deportation.
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