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BIA Finds LPR Eligible for Special Rule Cancellation of Removal as a Battered Spouse

The BIA finds that lawful permanent residents may be eligible to apply for special rule cancellation of removal for battered spouses under section 240A(b)(2) of the Act per Congressional intent. Matter of Martinez, 25 I&N Dec. 66 (BIA 2009).