No. 06-10209.

487 F.3d 815 (2007)

Oscar Marino Cardona RIVERA, Martha Isabel Villegas Agudelo, Diego Fernando Cardona Villegas, Monica Isabel Cardona Villegas, Andres Mauricio Cardona Villegas, Petitioners, v. U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL, Respondent.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

May 23, 2007.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Charles H. Kuck, Kuck, Casablanca, LLC, Atlanta, GA, for Petitioners.

Dirk C. Phillips, Marie K. McElderry, Mark L. Gross, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Civ. Rights Div., App. Section, Washington, DC, for Respondent.

Before PRYOR, KRAVITCH and ALARCON, Circuit Judges.

PRYOR, Circuit Judge:

This appeal requires us to determine whether applicants for asylum and withholding of removal are persecuted "on account of their political opinion when their persecutors have murdered members of their family of business owners for their refusal to pay a "war tax" to a Marxist paramilitary organization, the Sixth Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Oscar Marino Cardona Rivera and his wife and three children seek review...

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