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Third Circuit on evidence, credibility, REAL ID: Dong v. Atty. Gen.

"[T]he two primary problems identified above—the failure by both tribunals [the IJ and the BIA] to explain their rejection of Dong‘s corroborating evidence and the shaky foundation of the adverse credibility determination—operate both separately and in tandem to compel our granting...

CA9 on Credibility, Notice, Evidence: Zhi v. Holder

"Petitioner Ai Jun Zhi, a Chinese citizen, petitions for review of the denial of his application for asylum and withholding of removal. As we explain below, one of the bases for the immigration judge’s (“IJ”) adverse credibility determination is not supported by substantial evidence...

CA2 on Evidence, Credibility: Ahmed v. Lynch

"We are unable to meaningfully review the agency’s removability determination due to the BIA’s failure to consider material evidence—namely, Ahmed’s 1994 marriage certificate. ... The BIA makes no mention of Ahmed’s 1994 marriage certificate. Given that the removability...