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United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit is a federal court with appellate jurisdiction over the district courts in the following districts:

Eastern District of Kentucky
Western District of Kentucky
Eastern District of Michigan
Western District of Michigan
Northern District of Ohio
Southern District of Ohio
Eastern District of Tennessee
Middle District of Tennessee
Western District of Tennessee
 Website: www.ca6.uscourts.gov/internet/index.htm
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Marouf v. Lynch, Attorney General

6 January 2016 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Asylum-seekers - Christian - Credibility assessment - Religious persecution (including forced conversion) - Statelessness | Countries: Palestine, State of - United States of America

Gaye v. Holder, Attorney General

9 June 2015 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Appeal / Right to appeal - Convention against Torture (CAT) - Jurisdiction - Persecution based on political opinion - Political asylum - Refugee / Asylum law - Rule of law / Due process / Procedural fairness | Countries: Mauritius - United States of America

Ruiz-Del-Cid v. Holder, Attorney General

29 August 2014 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Appeal / Right to appeal - Refugee / Asylum law | Countries: United States of America

Romeike v. Holder, Attorney General

Petition for review denied as the applicant failed to demonstrate a well-founded fear of persecution on account of a protected ground.

14 May 2013 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Countries: Germany - United States of America

Zhang v. Holder, Attorney General

Petition for review granted in part with regard to evidentiary weight of unsworn statements, and dismissed in part.

18 December 2012 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Countries: China - United States of America

Stserba v Holder

On Petition for Review from the Board of Immigration Appeals.

20 May 2011 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Discrimination based on race, nationality, ethnicity - Racial / Ethnic persecution - Rights of non-citizens - Russians - Statelessness - Statelessness - Withdrawal of nationality | Countries: Estonia - United States of America

El Assadi v Holder, Attorney General

On Appeal from the Board of Immigration Appeals. Petition Denied. Not Recommended for Full Text Publication.

25 April 2011 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Economic, social and cultural rights - Habitual residence - Livelihoods - Right to employment - Statelessness | Countries: Saudi Arabia - United States of America

Kante v Holder, Attorney General

On Petition for Review of a Final Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals. Agency No. A95 589 074. Petition Denied.

7 January 2011 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): SGBV - Social group persecution | Countries: Guinea - United States of America

Chieh v Holder, Attorney General

On Petition for Review of a Final Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals. Petition Denied. Not Recommended for Full Text Publication.

4 January 2011 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Arbitrary arrest and detention - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Liberia - United States of America

Morente v Holder, Attorney General

Petition for review of a final order of the Board of Immigration Appeals. Petition denied.

29 October 2010 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Prosecution vs persecution | Countries: Guatemala - United States of America

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