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IMMIGRATION | Asylum policy: absurd and reasonable
In 1996, Congress created a presumption in favor of granting asylum to foreigners forced to undergo an abortion or sterilization or who had reason to fear such treatment if they returned to their native country. Court decisions have extended the benefit of the presumption, codified at 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(42), to the spouses of those facing such treatment. But what about unmarried couples?
September 06, 2004 at 12:00 AM
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By Gary Young |
Updated on September 06, 2004
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