Cecaj v. Gonzales, 05-1882
Petition for review of denial of asylum and order of removal is granted and the case remanded to the BIA where the immigration judge placed the burden of showing a well-founded fear of persecution on the petitioner instead of the government after erroneously holding that the petitioner had not suffered past persecution.
- Argued 02/15/2006
- Decided 03/15/2006
- Published 03/15/2006
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, ROVNER, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- William M. Sharma-Crawford (argued), Overland Park, KS, for Petitioners.
- For Appellees:
- Kenyanna Scott (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Chicago, IL, for Respondent.