Wednesday, October 28, 2020
TRAC Immigration has updated its nuch-anticipated annual judge-by-judge asylum reports for Fiscal Year 2020 along with a report of the highlights.
TRAC’s Report titled “Asylum Denial Rates Continue to Climb”: Despite the partial court shutdown during the COVID-19 pandemic, this year immigration judges managed to decide the second highest number of asylum decisions in the last two decades. The rate of denial continued to climb to a record high of 71.6 percent, up from 54.6 percent during the last year of the Obama Administration in FY 2016.
Immigration Judge Reports: Check out asylum grant/denial rates for individual immigration court judges.