Case #28778

Country of Origin: 
Mexico
Type of persecution: 
Gang-related violence
Gang - Family-based
Gang - Rape or sexual violence
Gender of applicant: 
Female

Case Summary

The IJ granted asylum to a Mexican whom whose husband witnessed a kidnapping by gangs. The husband fled to the US and gangs threatened and gang-raped his wife while seeking his whereabouts. Shortly after the rape, she fled to the US. DHS did not appeal.

Date Submitted

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 07:42

Outcome for Case #28778

Level: 
Immigration Judge
Date of Decision: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
IJ Outcome: 
Granted
Type of Relief Granted/Denied: 
Asylum
Jurisdiction: 
Basis for the Asylum/Withholding Decision: 
PSG
Was Grace v. Whitaker cited or referenced in this case by you, DHS, or the adjudicator?: 
No