If your family members are crossing the border to claim asylum, make sure you speak to an attorney as soon as possible!
UPDATE via ABC News: Advocates: Asylum-Seekers Are Being Turned Away at Border
“Salvadoran woman who said she was receiving death threats at home over her membership in a political party was allegedly laughed at, threatened and turned away with her 3-year-old son when she sought protection at a south Texas crossing in November. A former Mexican police officer who had been “brutally attacked by a cartel” was allegedly told by officers in San Diego in July that asylum applications were not being accepted, forcing him into hiding.”
Updated: 1-18-2017, 8:47AM