Requests for IJ Review and Reinterview or Reconsideration (RFR)
There are two avenues to appeal denials of credible and reasonable fear interviews: requesting review by an Immigration Judge, and requesting re-interview by the Asylum Office.
Immigration Judge Review
Requests for Reinterview
This nuts and bolts week-by-week guide will guide you through all the steps and procedures involved in handling a RFR for a client who has received a negative fear determination.
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