Creatives is a new recurring column about creative people in L.A. following their passions. Growing up in Kashmir, Raj Singh loved going to the theater. "In Kashmir, I was watching two movies in a day," Singh recalls. "Here, I have no time to see movies." Movies, instead, are Singh's job. As gener ... More >>
Ninth Circuit Judge Harry Pregerson has asylum seekers backsâ€‹People seeking asylum in the United States suffered a serious blow when the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals recently voted not to review the case of a woman who had suffered genital mutilation in her homeland. That's according to Judge Ha ... More >>
Unlike refugees from other troubled countries, only a fraction of Mexicans seeking U.S. asylum are accepted no matter how horrible their wounds or their stories
An Iraqi double agent killed for America. But when he got left behind, a Marine stepped in
Looks like this time they picked the wrong country
The asylum case of a Pakistani physician that no one wants to touch
Nation’s security complex is likely to extend time in jail for refugees like Ali Abbod, an Iraqi torture survivor
Immigration lessons from the first U.S. war with Iraq
A Mexican officer defects, seeks asylum in U.S.
Ex–CIA chief to help Iraqis fight secret charges
Deportation hiatus to mark turning point?