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What Happens If You Submit an Asylum Case That's So Weak It's "Frivolous"
How lying on an asylum application puts you at risk of losing other immigration benefits.
Does a Prior Deportation Prevent Me From Applying for Asylum?
A prior deportation order is still valid when you attempt to enter the United States or if you have returned illegally, but it might be possible to reopen your case or obtain protection, for example under the Convention Against Torture.
Is It Easier to Come to the U.S. and Apply for Asylum or Apply for Refugee Status From Abroad?
Each type of application process has its advantages and disadvantages, discussed here.
This comprehensive guide contains a chapter devoted to asylum eligibility and procedures.