Immigration Review

Ep. 130 - Precedential Decisions from 10/17/2022 - 10/23/2022 (withholding of removal; imputed gang member; CAT protection - government actors, gang-police officers, legislative history, under color of law standard, and willful blindness; credibility)

October 24, 2022
Immigration Review
Ep. 130 - Precedential Decisions from 10/17/2022 - 10/23/2022 (withholding of removal; imputed gang member; CAT protection - government actors, gang-police officers, legislative history, under color of law standard, and willful blindness; credibility)
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Chavez v. Garland, No. 21-1267 (1st Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)

  • withholding of removal; imputed political opinion; imputed particular social group; imputed gang member; Matter of E-A-G-; Chevron Step 2; CAT; willful blindness; MS-13; El Salvador

 


H.H. v. Garland, No. 21-1150 (1st Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)

  • CAT protection; acquiescence; willful blindness test; mixed question of law and fact; experts; Matter of S-V-; CAT regulations; legislative history; private actors as government actors; under color of law; Fourteenth Amendment; MS-13; El Salvador; Honduras

 


Dong v. Garland, No. 16-70543 (9th Cir. Oct. 19, 2022)

  • credibility; omission; inconsistency between written statement and testimony; interrogation; demeanor; household registration document

 


De Leon Lopez v. Garland, No. 20-71529 (9th Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)

  • CAT; government acquiescence; agency deference; speculation; substantial evidence; relocation; government actor; police officers as gang members; Guatemala





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Chavez v. Garland (1st Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)
H.H. v. Garland (1st Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)
Dong v. Garland (9th Cir. Oct. 19, 2022)
De Leon Lopez v. Garland (9th Cir. Oct. 21, 2022)