Immigration Law

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CA4 on Credibility: Ilunga v. Holder (BIA 'manifests a basic misunderstanding of the human condition')
Posted on 28 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Faustin Mukadi Ilunga, a citizen of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, appeals the denial of his application for asylum and protection under the Convention Against Torture (“CAT”). We hold that the rejection of Ilunga’s asylum... Read More

CA4 on Credibility, Discrepancies: Bassanguen v. Holder (Unpub.)
Posted on 28 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"...remand is necessary to allow the IJ and the BIA to reassess Bassanguen’s credibility under the totality of the circumstances, without regard to this single discrepancy." DAVIS, Circuit Judge, concurring in the judgment: "I... Read More