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