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Marynenka v. Holder, No. 07-1792

A petition for review a BIA's denial of a Belarusian citizen's application for asylum and related relief is granted and the decision vacated and remanded as, the IJ committed substantial legal error in rejecting certain of petitioner's corroborating evidence.    

Read Marynenka v. Holder, No. 07-1792

Appellate Information

Argued: October 27, 2009

Decided: January 25, 2010


Opinion by Chief Judge Michael


For Appellant:  Joshua Adam Berman, Blaine L. Gilbert & Associates, PA

For Appellee:   Lauren Fascett, Office of Immigration Litigation, US Department of Justice