Should There Be a One-Year Time Limit on Asylum Claims?

Posted on Tue, Apr 09, 2013 at 17:00 pm

HIAS' Melanie Nezer is quoted in this ABC News article, which addresses one of the major changes advocates would like to see to asylum policy: lifting the regulation that limits asylum applications to a one-year period after arriving in the U.S.

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Posted by Paula on April 19, 2013 at 10:01 am

The asylum laws in the west have been prtevreed by the left to the point that just about the only people who can't get asylum are the ones who need it. And the ones who do get it are people who should be in the pen.

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Posted by Oleg on April 19, 2013 at 3:09 pm

One thing more important to address than asylum seekers is the shocking ignorance of most Australians about other cultures (despite cheap fares to Bali, Phuket etc)So time to make LOTE study compulsory for all school students.And instead of useless channels like the ABC news channel, they could just broadcast, say, an Indonesian TV channel instead.

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Posted by ojdewcw on April 23, 2013 at 10:03 pm

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