Getting Started: Overview of Parole Eligibility
These materials provide an overview of which asylum seekers are eligible for parole, and how to apply for parole.
This webinar walks attorneys through the basics of representing detained asylum seekers in their parole applications, covering who is eligible for parole, what factors are relevant in parole applications and how to document them, and the time frame and procedure for requesting parole.
In this 2010 memo, ICE lays out its policy of paroling certain asylum seekers who have passed their credible fear interviews. The memo explains the factors ICE will look at when considering parole requests, and the type of documentation ICE wants to see in these requests.
DHS Memo, “Implementing the President’s Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements Policies”
In this February 2017 memo, DHS reaffirms the 2010 policy with regard to parole of arriving alien asylum seekers.
Need Assistance?If you are a volunteer attorney working on a case with the Immigration Justice Campaign, find out how to get individualized help with your case.
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