Lizama v. Holder, 09-2027 (4th Circ. 2010) Published

Ricky Malik

Case Conclusion Date:January 19, 2011

Practice Area:Immigration

Outcome:Declined based on limitation of inclusion in "membership in a particular social group."

Description:The U.S. Court of Appeals decided a social group based asylum claim for a person who would be presecuted by ruthless gangs if removed to El Salvador.