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Asylum: Building Successful Claims on Behalf of Children and Youth

Recorded on: Oct. 3, 2018
Running Time: 01:43:05

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Taken from the Web Program Representing Children in Immigration Matters 2018: Effective Advocacy and Best Practices Recorded September 2018 in New York

Asylum: Building Successful Claims on Behalf of Children and Youth [01:43:05]
  • Elements of a successful asylum case on behalf of a child
  • Particular social group formulation guided by case law
  • Recent analysis of impacts of targeting by gangs
  • Demonstrating nexus 
  • Update regarding domestic violence and gang violence

Rebecca Press

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:
  • Catherine Weiss and Sarah Scott, Ethical Concerns When Representing Underage Children in Immigration Proceedings Whose Interests Diverge from Their Parents’, Memorandum to the Vera Institute of Justice (June 11, 2018) (to view the content of this chapter please see Chapter 3)
    Maureen Ketler Schad, Wendy T. Wylegala
Presentation Material
  • Additional Resources
    Wendy Wylegala
  • Representing Central American Asylum Seekers: Law and Practice
    Rebecca R. Press
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    Rebecca Press ~ Senior Staff Attorney, Central American Legal Assistance
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