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Romanian Immigrant Granted Asylum Review

CHICAGO (CN) - The 7th Circuit granted asylum review to a Romanian immigrant who claimed he was imprisoned, beaten and kicked in the testicles by Romanian police based on his Pentecostal beliefs. The court said his alleged mistreatment constituted "serious injury," making him eligible for asylum.

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