High Court Remands 2nd Immigrant ID-Theft Ruling

Law360, New York (May 18, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has remanded the case of an immigrant charged with aggravated identity theft for using another person's Social Security card to obtain a factory job, and asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its ruling in light of a recent decision in Flores-Figueroa v. U.S., a substantially similar case.

The Supreme Court on Monday granted certiorari to Nicasio Mendoza-Gonzalez, vacating the judgment against him and remanding the case to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, where Ignacio Carlos Flores-Figueroa's case...
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