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Houston, Texas: where asylum cases come to die

Posted on AllSides April 14th, 2024
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So this is what I want you to say: that you fear you would be killed.” It was early March and Laure Dachelet, a lawyer based in Houston, Texas, was preparing a client who was about to present his asylum case before a judge. “I mean, they threatened to kill you several times. They put a bomb in front of your house. So the intention to kill you was pretty clear. You need to say so.” The client, a 30-year-old man called Farid, nodded gently. It had been a long...

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