Indigenous Woman Escapes Serious Human Rights Violations in Guatemala

Over the course of several months, Lecturer on Law and Clinical Instructor Phil Torrey, along with HLS students Sima Atri ’15 and Brittany Llewellyn ’15 represented an indigenous woman from Guatemala fleeing from gang violence and seeking asylum in the Untied States. After hundreds of hours of interviewing the client, researching country conditions in Guatemala,…

Law of Asylum, 2015 Edition – NOW AVAILABLE!

 The 2015 edition of Deborah Anker’s leading treatise, Law of Asylum in the United States, is now available here. View flyer to receive a 20% discount! Law of Asylum in the United States is the authoritative presentation of U.S. asylum law, long considered a must -have for practitioners, scholars, students and teachers. “Law of Asylum contains detailed research and…