Mejilla-Romero: A New Era for Child Asylum
12-09 Immigration Briefings 1 (2012)
20 Pages Posted: 28 Jul 2015
Date Written: September 1, 2012
This briefing highlights the importance of a child-centered approach in children’s asylum cases by focusing on Mejilla-Romero v. Holder, a recent First Circuit Court of Appeals case presented by the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic at Greater Boston Legal Services.
Keywords: child asylum; human rights; persecution; nexus; grounds
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