April 2, 2019

9th Circ. Ruling Could Break U.S. Asylum System

Law360
Seth M.M. Stodder

Immigration Attorney Seth Stodder wrote an article for Law360 on the ongoing political fight over the proposed border wall. Mr. Stodder discusses that the overall number of individuals trying to illegally enter the country has actually dropped in the past decade, but the number of asylum seekers has increased. Mr. Stodder goes into detail on the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (IIRIRA) and how the recent decision by the Ninth Circuit could create more issues for our asylum system.

READ: 9th Circ. Ruling Could Break U.S. Asylum System (Subscription Required)

Related Insights