United States Seventh Circuit

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Singh v. Gonzales, 06-3177

Petition for review of a denial of withholding of removal and relief under the Convention Against Torture is denied where petitioner's retraction of statements made in a sworn affidavit gave the IJ good reason to doubt his credibility, and petitioner offered no evidence to explain the discrepancy.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 04/06/2007
  • Decided 05/23/2007
  • Published 05/23/2007

Judges

  • EVANS, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, FLAUM, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Elizabeth A. Holmes, Marc Prokosch (argued), Karam & Associates, Bloomington, MN, for Petitioner.

  • For Appellees:
  • Karen Lundgren, Department of Homeland Security, Office of the Chief Counsel, Chicago, IL, Alison M. Igoe, Christopher Fuller (argued), Department of Justice, Civil Division, Immigration Litigation, Washington, DC, for Respondent.