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Domestic Violence based Asylum Victory

Case Conclusion Date: 02.02.2011

Practice Area: Immigration

Outcome: Asylum Granted.

Description: A women fled her coutry based on severe domestic violence by her husband. The U.S. Immigration Laws do not directly provide protection for victims of domestic violence overseas, but I was able to argue that my client fit within the definition of a "particular social group" based on the recent cases and briefs in Matter of R-A- and Matter of L-R-.

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