Landmark CA1 Decision: Ordoñez-Quino v. Holder (Guatemalan Indigenous Claims)

Landmark CA1 Decision: Ordoñez-Quino v. Holder (Guatemalan Indigenous Claims)

Prof. Nancy Kelly writes: "In a landmark First Circuit decision, the Court today issued an opinion finding past persecution in the case of a Mayan man, based on the long history of genocide in his country.  The client was represented by the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program." - Ordoñez-Quino v. Holder, July 23, 2014.  [Hats way off to Nancy J. Kelly, John Willshire Carrera, and the Harvard Immigration & Refugee Clinic!]