What is Asylum?

Asylum is a special status often granted to refugees avoiding persecution for various reasons. Beyond politics, governments, and countries, leaders from around the world have established humans’ fundamental right to a life free from persecution. Respecting this human right, countries such as the United States have upheld the practice of granting asylum (or a placeContinue reading “What is Asylum?”

Adjustment of Status

Ever wonder what happens to the thousands of people who arrive to the US borders on a valid non-immigrant visas but are fearful to go back to the country they came from? Well, besides finding a temporary, protected place, some of the US Asylum seekers including main applicants and their families actually end up becomingContinue reading “Adjustment of Status”

Persecution in US Asylum Applications

An Asylum applicant has the burden of proof to establish either past persecution or well-founded fear of future persecution; whereas the government is either unwilling or unable to protect the applicant from harm or would be part or cause of the persecution. To establish past or future persecution the applicant may ask for protection fromContinue reading “Persecution in US Asylum Applications”

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Ramona Kennedy (Attorney) received her Jurisprudence Doctorate(Doctorate in law) in America. Ramona Kennedy is a licensed Attorney in California (USA) and a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Ms. Kennedy's areas of practice are US Immigration law, US federal Laws and California State Laws. This is an immigration law blog. It is not intended to be used as legal advise. For further information please contact the law offices of Attorney Ramona Kennedy.