This week, we are pleased to announce that we successfully obtained asylum protection for a client who was the victim of severe domestic abuse in her home country. If she had returned to her native country, she would have been killed on sight by either her husband or her own family members. Several countries throughout the world still allow these “honor” killings- murder to redeem the honor of the families involved. These killings are allowed by their governments, thus, deportees returning to their homelands have no official form of protection.
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