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Unpub. BIA FGM Asylum Victory; Exception to One-Year Rule; Guinea

Prof. Jon Bauer writes: "I'm attaching here a BIA decision that may be of interest, issued October 10, 2012 in a case handled by the University of Connecticut Law School's Asylum and Human Rights Clinic. Our client has consented to allow the decision to be distributed. The decision overturns...

BIA (unpub.) on Duress, Particularly Serious Crime

Jon Bauer writes: "I'm pleased to attach this decision recently issued by the Board of Immigration Appeals in a case handled by the Asylum and Human Rights Clinic at the University of Connecticut School of Law. Our client is a longtime U.S. permanent resident from Zimbabwe whose father was a...