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HIRC Files Amicus Brief Challenging Sessions' Push to Restrict Gender Asylum

Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, Apr. 27, 2018 - "Today the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (HIRC) joins the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Human Rights First (HRF) and Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) in filing a brief of amicus curie in the case...

Matter of A-B- Action Toolkit!

CGRS, June 12, 2018 - "Stand with Refugee Women, Resist Attorney General Sessions’ Attack on Domestic Violence Survivors! FIRST, WHAT ARE THE ISSUES? On June 11, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a deeply disappointing decision in an attempt to erode protections for domestic...

465 Groups Ask Sessions to Rescind Matter of A-B-

Letter, June 27, 2018 - "Dear Attorney General Sessions, The 465 undersigned faith-based, immigration, civil rights, human rights, worker rights, and anti-violence service and advocacy organizations write to express our profound concern for the lives and safety of immigrant survivors of domestic...

New USCIS Memo Threatens Asylum Seekers at Border (July 11, 2018)

USCIS, July 11, 2018 - "Guidance for Processing Reasonable Fear, Credible Fear, Asylum, and Refugee Claims in Accordance with Matter of A-B-"

July 11, 2018 OPLA Memo: Litigating Domestic Violence-Based Persecution Claims Following Matter of A-B-

July 11, 2018 OPLA Memo: Litigating Domestic Violence-Based Persecution Claims Following Matter of A-B-

Jeffrey S. Chase: Matter of A-B- Being Misapplied by EOIR, DHS

Jeffrey S. Chase, July 13, 2018 - "One month after Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued his cruel, misguided decision in Matter of A-B- , we are seeing the first signs of how the decision is being implemented by the BIA, USCIS, and ICE. There is no question that...