Case #25159

Country of Origin: 
El Salvador
Type of persecution: 
Gang-related violence
Gang - Rape or sexual violence
Gender of applicant: 
Female

Case Summary

The immigration judge granted withholding of removal under CAT, but denied asylum and withholding of removal for a woman from El Salvador. The applicant had been raped, beaten, and threatened on three occasions by a gang member for refusing to be in a relationship with him. The judge rejected asylum claims based on political opinion and the psg of "Salvadoran women viewed as property." AB was mentioned during the litigation.

Date Submitted

Monday, May 7, 2018 - 19:28