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Immigration Law

Asylum Decisions Vary Widely: TRAC

TRAC, Jan. 13, 2020

"Asylum Decisions Vary Widely Across Judges and Courts - Latest Results

The most recent asylum decisions through FY 2019 have been compiled in 456 newly released judge-by-judge asylum decision reports. These reports examine 179,848 asylum decisions across 59 immigration courts.

Included in this report series are judges who decided at least 100 asylum decisions at an immigration court they served on during fiscal years 2014 through 2019 (i.e. October 1, 2013 to September 30, 2019). A judge may have more than one report if they served on more than one immigration court during this period. ..."