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NCLR Immigration Project Brochure
NCLR Folleto del Proyecto de Inmigración

This publication offers an overview of NCLR’s immigration and asylum work
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The Challenges to Successful Lesbian Asylum Claims
This publication provides a comprehensive analysis of the unique challenges of lesbian asylum claims, including practical advice and legal strategies for lesbian asylum seekers
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Foreign and International Law in Gay Rights Litigation: Separated and Unequal
United States immigration law unfairly impacts the lives of lesbian and gay couples in committed bi-national relationships and is a glaring exception to a growing trend in western democracies towards recognition of immigration rights for same-sex bi-national couples
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