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Lkhagvasuren v. Lynch, Attorney General

13 July 2016 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Corruption - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Mongolia - United States of America

Matter of A-R-C-G- et al.

26 August 2014 | Judicial Body: United States Board of Immigration Appeals | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Domestic violence - Gender-based persecution - SGBV - Social group persecution | Countries: El Salvador - Guatemala - United States of America

Negusie v. Holder, Attorney General

On writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit: Negusie v. Gonzales, Attorney General, 15 May 2007.

3 March 2009 | Judicial Body: United States Supreme Court | Topic(s): Acts of persecution - Agents of persecution - Convention against Torture (CAT) - Deportation / Forcible return - Exclusion clauses - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment | Countries: Eritrea - United States of America

Refugee Appeal Nos. 76018, 76019, 76020 & 76021

29 August 2007 | Judicial Body: New Zealand: Refugee Status Appeals Authority | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Credibility assessment - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Muslim - Persecution based on political opinion - Rejected asylum-seekers - Religious persecution (including forced conversion) - Tamil | Countries: New Zealand - Sri Lanka

MB (OLF and MTA - Risk) Ethiopia v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

29 March 2007 | Judicial Body: United Kingdom: Asylum and Immigration Tribunal / Immigration Appellate Authority | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Arbitrary arrest and detention - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Ethiopia - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

SZFTD v. Minister for Immigration and Anor.

Application for judicial review.

20 December 2006 | Judicial Body: Australia: Federal Magistrates Court | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Grounds for persecution - Non-state agents of persecution - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Australia - Nepal

Nelly Imelda Bockou Essohou v. Alberto Gonzales, Attorney General

On Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals. (A96-271-698). Argued: October 25, 2006; Decided: December 15, 2006.

15 December 2006 | Judicial Body: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Burden of proof - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Internal flight alternative (IFA) / Internal relocation alternative (IRA) / Internal protection alternative (IPA) - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Congo, Republic of the - United States of America

Pimentel Colmenares c. Canada (Ministre de la Citoyenneté et de l'Immigration)

14 June 2006 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Internal flight alternative (IFA) / Internal relocation alternative (IRA) / Internal protection alternative (IPA) - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Canada - Venezuela

Pimental Colmenares v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

14 June 2006 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Freedom from torture, inhuman and degrading treatment - Internal flight alternative (IFA) / Internal relocation alternative (IRA) / Internal protection alternative (IPA) - Persecution based on political opinion | Countries: Canada - Venezuela

In the Petition of Sukhwat Singh Gill for Judicial Review of a decision of the Secretary of State for the Home Department to certify his claim as "clearly unfounded" in terms of section 94(2) of the Nationality Immigration and Asylum Act 2002

18 May 2006 | Judicial Body: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Topic(s): Agents of persecution - Country of origin information (COI) - Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) - Internal flight alternative (IFA) / Internal relocation alternative (IRA) / Internal protection alternative (IPA) - Manifestly unfounded / Clearly abusive claims - State protection - Well-founded fear of persecution | Countries: India - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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