A petitioner may request asylum on the basis that the petitioner possesses a fear of future persecution, because of his race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in a particular social group, pursuant to 8 U.S.C. §1101(a)(42).
Villanueva v. Holder
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit
May 16, 2012
This article requires premium access
This article requires premium access to Connecticut Law Tribune. Please sign in or subscribe to read the full text.