Kenyan Immigrant Urges High Court To Hear Asylum Case

Law360, Los Angeles (October 7, 2016, 11:01 PM EDT) — An immigrant from Kenya recently asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take up her appeal of an Eighth Circuit decision refusing to reopen immigration proceedings rejecting her request for asylum despite her marriage to a U.S. citizen, saying it denied her rights to due process.

Jenericah Kibe is challenging the Eighth Circuit’s April ruling that affirmed the Board of Immigration Appeals rejection of her asylum bid, which was filed after several green card requests lodged by her husband were also denied for, among other reasons, that…

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