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This edition: Attorney Dree Collopy (Immigration and Asylum in the US)





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Episode Details

Original tape date: July 19, 2018.

First aired: August 3, 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 US. To learn about these important subjects Dennis Wholey speaks with the highly regarded immigration lawyer, advocate and 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 recent issues of ICE family separations at the US border, the detention of children and the upkeep of our immigration and asylum system within the United States. 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.