Suffering or harm, including death threats, torture and threats to your freedom. In order to qualify for asylum the fear must be because of one or more of the following:
- Political opinion; or
- Membership in a particular social group.
Membership in a social group is more of a catch all and is particularly difficult to define. Before filing for Asylum you should speak to a qualified immigration attorney. Call 888-695-6169 to speak to our knowledgeable staff.