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New credible fear guidelines cast uncertainty on asylum seekers coming to US

Jul 25, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Session’s overturning of the Matter of A-B- means domestic or gang violence are no longer grounds for asylum, a move that will have a primarily effect Mexican and Central American asylum seekers. CLINIC Senior Attorney Victoria Neilson comments on how the new threshold for establishing a credible fear will make it even harder for migrants in these situations to obtain asylum.

Read the full National Catholic Reporter article here.