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Fewer People Are Being Granted Asylum in New York

The City’s USCIS Asylum Office is granting 50 percent fewer applications since 2013

Detention Primary category in which blog post is published

Court Use of Video Teleconferencing Causes Case Slowdown

The immigration courts at Varick Street in New York are still using video teleconferencing for hearings five months after protests ended.

Newsletter Primary category in which blog post is published

Early Arrival: Bronx DA Will Let Jury Trial Stand

Wednesday's Edition of Early Arrival: Troy Weighs Sanctuary Resolution — Algorithm to Make Terrorism Determinations Abroad — Asylum Fee Considered

Politics Primary category in which blog post is published

New York City Has Yet to Fund Census Outreach, Community Organizations Say

Lack of funding could imperil getting an accurate count in immigrant-heavy neighborhoods.