Immigration Justice Campaign is an initiative of American Immigration Council, American Immigration Lawyers Association.

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Immigration Justice Campaign

July 2023 - With the backlog of pending cases in the nation’s immigration courts at a record-breaking two million, the need for pro bono assistance for asylum-seekers in removal proceedings has never been higher. At the same time, that record-breaking number has caused significant court delays as the agency struggles to keep up with its burgeoning docket. Watch the video for a discussion of how volunteers can provide much-needed legal services to asylum-seekers in removal proceedings without committing themselves to full representation in a case which might not reach resolution for many years.