Immigration Justice Campaign
A comprehensive overview of asylum law and procedure for detained asylum applicants. The course covers the basics of asylum law, including the five protected grounds for asylum, what constitutes persecution, and the burden of proof in asylum applications. It also covers the related forms of relief withholding of removal and protection under the Convention Against Torture.
The course also covers what to include in an asylum application for a detained asylum seeker, how asylum hearings work, and how to prepare your detained client for an asylum hearing. The course assumes no prior knowledge of immigration law.