Terrorism Bars to Asylum and the Taliban

Terrorism Bars to Asylum and the Taliban

Release Date: 11/16/2021
CLE Credit Not Available for Roundtables
Format Length CLE Eligible
Video Roundtable 60 min. No

This is a recording of an AILA University Video Roundtable, free for members, hosted on November 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm Eastern.

Discussion Topics

  • Overview of the Terrorism (TRIG) Inadmissibility Bar
  • TRIG Exemptions That May be Available to Afghan Nationals
  • How the Terrorism (TRIG) Inadmissibility Bar Interacts with the Situation on the Ground in Afghanistan and the Taliban

This roundtable is available only to AILA members and not CLE eligible. AILA University Video Roundtables are free learning opportunities for AILA members provided via a weekly schedule of live video programming for members to come together from across the country and world to discuss hot topics and network with colleagues in the field. Video Roundtables are part of AILA University programming and each session is hosted by faculty selected for their expertise.

Emily Haverkamp, Asylum & Refugee Committee, Wichita, KS

Faiza W. Sayed, Safe Harbor Clinic, Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY

The speaker's/author's views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author's experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.