‘First they beat me, then my son,’ says asylum seeker in Sacramento

Melanie immigrated with her two children from Guatemala to escape gang violence. Now she seeks asylum for her family. (McClatchy is not identifying Melanie and her son by their real names because she fears it could affect their legal case.)
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Melanie immigrated with her two children from Guatemala to escape gang violence. Now she seeks asylum for her family. (McClatchy is not identifying Melanie and her son by their real names because she fears it could affect their legal case.)

New U.S. asylum rules bring confusion, fear and few options for immigrants

July 15, 2018 03:55 AM