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Dora Settlement Agreement

Washington, DC, September 12, 2018 – According to a new agreement, the meetings and accompanying cases of Ms. L v. ICE and M.M.M v. Sessions – three complaints that challenge the Trump administration`s zero-tolerance and family separation policy – agreed today that all parents who were still in the United States after being forcibly separated from their children and then rejected their claim now have a second chance to have their asylum claim reviewed, including the opportunity to present additional evidence and testimony. Today`s agreement, if approved by the court, will provide these parents and their children with the discharge they sorely need and ensure that their refugee claims are properly reviewed by federal officials. Part of the colony`s goal is to ensure that asylum claims do not “undermine” reunification efforts, Smith said. On October 9, a federal court provisionally approved the settlement agreement between the applicants and the government in three cases involving the government`s family separation policy: Dora v. Sessions, Ms. L v. ICE and M.M.M v. Sessions. The comparison will allow parents whose credible or reasonable anxiety interviews were denied after being taken away from their children to reassess their rights.

New York Judge Thomas Griesa declined to reverse the comparison, though he reduced Sanchez`s 30 percent of future recoveries to 15 percent. Sanchez later opposed the deal and said Balestriere yelled at his family and threatened that he would lose the case and owed him about $300,000. Your mother told a judge that more than $100,000 in taxes “does not exclude the small bill that Mr. Balestriere gave to Caitlin after giving his overbillings and payments that were never approved by this court.” CLINIC`s Michelle Mendez talks with Liz Willis of the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP) about our work to support previously separated families. Next, the stakeholders of the process teams for the meetings of Dora v, MMM v. Sessions and Ms L/ICE explain the terms of the preliminary transaction agreement and who can benefit from this agreement.