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Barriers to Protection – USCIRF Issues Report on the Treatment of Asylum Seekers in Expedited Removal

August 3, 2016

USCIRF, along with Human Rights First, held an event specific to USCIRF’s report, Barriers to Protection.  The report highlights challenges with the U.S. government’s treatment of asylum seekers in Expedited Removal the moment asylum seekers enter the United States. 

USCIRF’s Director of International Law and Policy, Elizabeth K. Cassidy, and Senior Policy Analyst Tiffany Lynch served as panelists.

Click here to read a transcript of the event.