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Opposition to Corruption as Political Opinion: Yu v. Holder and its Predecessors

" On September 7, 2012, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a precedential opinion in Ruqiang Yu v. Holder , No. 11-2546-ag , reaffirming that opposition to corruption may under some circumstances qualify as a political opinion upon which a grant of asylum can be based under U.S....