I.N.S. v. Elias-Zacarias

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502 U.S. 478, 112 S.Ct. 812, 117 L.Ed.2d 38 (1992) - Addressing "well-founded fear of persecution on account of political opinion" - (1) guerrilla organization's attempt to conscript Guatemalan native into its military forces did not necessarily constitute "persecution on account of political opinion" and (2) alien who testified that he refused to join guerrillas because he was afraid that government would retaliate against him and his family failed to show eligibility for asylum
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I.N.S. v. Elias-Zacarias