Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
George A. Katchmer (argued), Dayton, OH, for Petitioner.
Jocelyn Wright, Stacey I. Young (argued), Department of Justice, Civil Division, Immigration Litigation, Washington, DC, for Respondent.
Before BAUER, RIPPLE, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.
WILLIAMS, Circuit Judge.
The petitioner in this case, Jeanne Nadia Tambo Ogayonne, a native of the Central African Republic ("CAR"), seeks asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the United Nations Convention Against Torture ("CAT"). She claims she will be persecuted or killed if she returns to the CAR, but we reject Ogayonne's petition for asylum because we lack jurisdiction over this claim. As the immigration judge ("IJ") and the Board of Immigration...
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