Tag Archives: Asylum

Groups File Federal Lawsuit Challenging New Trump Asylum Ban

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 9, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, ACLU, 212-284-7347, isarda-sorensen@aclu.org Jen Fuson, SPLC, 202-834-6209, jen.fuson@splcenter.org SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Constitutional Rights have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the…

Federal Court Criticizes Trump Administration For Lax Family Reunification Effort

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347(office), 347-514-3984 (cell), isarda-sorensen@aclu.org SAN DIEGO — A federal judge today called out the Trump administration for losing track of hundreds of parents it deported without their children or can’t locate. During today’s status conference, U.S….

A Woman With a Disability and PTSD Waited For an Asylum Interview.

By Mitra Ebadolahi, Border Litigation Project Staff Attorney at ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties (Originally posted on the @SDACLU Medium page) Last Thursday, March 17, Nicole Ramos, a U.S. immigration lawyer, escorted her client M. to the San…