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Dec 20, 2023
CBP detaining migrants in open-air sites along the border
IRAP and six other organizations filed a formal complaint with the Department of Homeland Security Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties asking for it to end Border Patrol's practice of detaining migrants at open-air sites along the U.S.-Mexico border without providing basic necessities for days at a time.
Feb 23, 2023
FOIA: Refugee data and recordkeeping
IRAP filed a lawsuit seeking records from USCIS the State Department about the demographics, processing, and adjudication of applications for admission to the United States as a refugee through the USRAP, which has long provided a pathway for refugees to reach safety and security within the United States.
Aug 10, 2022
FOIA: The Defense Department’s “Project Rabbit” verifying the employment of Afghan SIV applicants
IRAP filed a lawsuit against the Defense Department to challenge the agency’s failure to release documents about “Project Rabbit,” a little-publicized program to review the employment qualifications of Afghan SIV applicants.