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Author Archives: Mike Zellmer

Administrative – Immigration – Asylum Claim – Persecuted Activist — Cameroon

Tassi v. Holder A citizen of Cameroon who was a university student newspaper editor and political activist in a Southern Cameroon independence movement, who was repeatedly arrested and beaten for her activism, has her case challenging denial of asylum remanded by the 4th Circuit so she may again seek protection under the United Nations Convention Against Torture (CAT).

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Tort/Negligence – Wrongful Death – Civil Practice – Statute of Limitations – Concealment

White v. Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. Where plaintiff’s decedent was pronounced dead on April 19, 2006, but where plaintiff did not file his wrongful death action until April 12, 2010, plaintiff’s claim is barred by the two-year statute of limitations for wrongful death actions. We affirm summary judgment for defendants.

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