Featured Case: Mendez Rojas et al. v. Johnson et al.

On January 10, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington certified a nationwide class, making thousands of asylum seekers pursuing protection from persecution in their home countries class members in the case.

(July 2016)
Challenging the government’s failure to advise asylum seekers of the one-year filing deadline and its failure to establish a mechanism for complying with the deadline.

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Mendez Rojas et al. v. Johnson et al.

One-year Asylum Deadline

Western District of Washington

National Immigration Project et al. v. Department of Homeland Security et al.

Reinstatement Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Massachusetts

Duran Gonzalez v. Department of Homeland Security

Ninth Circuit Wide Class Action Re: Adjustment of Status (AOS) Noncitizens Previously Removed

Ninth Circuit

Brown et al. v. United States Customs and Border Protection

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Processing Delay

Northern District of California

National Immigration Project et al. v. Department of Homeland Security

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) for Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Return Policy

Southern District of New York

 

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