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This edition: Attorney Dree Collopy (Us Immigration and Asylum)





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Episode Details

First aired: December 7, 2018.

In this unique program THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is focusing on the complicated, controversial and timely topics of immigration and asylum in the United States. To learn about these important subjects Dennis Wholey speaks with the highly regarded immigration lawyer, refugee advocate and asylum expert, Dree Collopy. Their conversation explores the legal complexities of immigrating to and seeking asylum in the United States. Additionally, the interview expands to the issues of family separations and the migrant experience at the US border as well as the Trump administration's recent policy efforts. Mrs. Collopy is a Partner at the immigration firm Benach Collopy LLP, Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association's National Asylum and Refugee Liaison Committee and author of the AILA's, Asylum Primer.