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Asylum Officer Notes Released in FOIA Lawsuit Settlement

Catholic Charities of Washington reports: "Catholic Charities of Washington DC is pleased to announce that a FOIA lawsuit has resulted in the disclosure of notes taken by an asylum officer during an interview of an applicant. The Department of Homeland Security usually resists disclosing asylum...

EAJA Fee Victory in FOIA Lawsuit

Michelle N. Mendez, Senior Attorney, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington, Immigration Legal Services writes: "Immigration Legal Services of Catholic Charities of Washington is pleased to announce that it received $20,000 in attorney fees, in settlement of a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA...