Case #22064

Country of Origin: 
Venezuela
Type of persecution: 
Political association/activist (including women’s rights activist)/whistleblower
Political association/activist
Gender of applicant: 
Female

Case Summary

The IJ granted asylum to a Venezuelan woman who was targeted because her son previously worked for the opposition Primero Justicio. She was threatened by phone and in-person, and her home was destroyed. According to the attorney, the IJ granted asylum based on a family PSG, political opinion, and imputed political opinion. DHS did not appeal.

Date Submitted

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 12:19

Outcome for Case #22064

Level: 
Immigration Judge
Date of Decision: 
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
IJ Outcome: 
Granted
Type of Relief Granted/Denied: 
Asylum
Jurisdiction: 
Basis for the Asylum/Withholding Decision: 
PO
PSG
Was Grace v. Whitaker cited or referenced in this case by you, DHS, or the adjudicator?: 
No