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Canadian Lawsuit Challenges the United States’ Designation as a Safe Country for Asylum Seekers

The United States has historically been viewed as a nation that welcomes refugees fleeing from violence and persecution in their home countries. But a lawsuit filed in Canada argues that U.S. officials’ treatment of asylum seekers in this country requires…
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Family Unity Is Threatened by This New Immigration Enforcement Policy

In a directive dated Aug. 29, 2017, which U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement only posted publicly this week, the government significantly weakened safeguards for the rights of parents during the course of immigration enforcement. The release of the policy change…
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