POP v. IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION SERV., 00-3962
Board of Immigration Appeals did not abuse its discretion in concluding that asylum applicant was not prejudiced by his attorney-s failure to present certain evidence before immigration judge, where changed political conditions in the country from which applicant fled eliminated any well-founded fear of persecution he may have had.
- Argued 04/20/2001
- Decided 01/28/2002
- Published 01/28/2002
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before EASTERBROOK, MANION, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Scott D. Pollock (argued), Pollack & Associates, Chicago, IL, for Petitioner.
- For Appellees:
- Jennifer Giambastiani, INS, Chicago, IL, Nancy E. Friedman (argued), Dept. of Justice, Civ. Div., Immigration Lit., Washington, DC, for Respondent.