Representing asylum seekers
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Published by MCLE in Boston, MA .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Political refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
  • Asylum, Right of -- United States.,
  • Emigration and immigration law -- United States.,
  • Legal assistance to refugees -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementcosponsored by PAIR ; Sarah Ignatius ... [et al.].
ContributionsIgnatius, Sarah., Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (Project), Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
LC ClassificationsKF4836.Z9 R46 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 350 p. :
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL822051M
LC Control Number95076416

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