Relief Granted by Immigration Judges as of August 2021
Figure 1. Relief Granted, FY1998-FY2021 (to view values mouse over any bar)
Figure 1 shows cases in which an Immigration Court judge found the
original charges were sustained but also found that provisions in the immigration
law entitle the individual to "relief" from removal, allowing them to
remain in this country.
Figure 2. Average Days until Relief Granted for States with Longest Times, FY2021 (to view values mouse over any bar)
Figure 2 shows the top ten states where it takes the longest time to obtain a grant of relief in the Immigration Courts. The data are for the
current fiscal year which begins in September and ends in October of the following year.
Use the web-query tool to obtain similar information for other states, specific
Immigration Courts, hearing locations, and nationalities.