A Statement from Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, President of the USCCB
Cardinal DiNardo's statement was endorsed by acclamation by bishops attending the spring USCCB meeting.
Fort Lauderdale, FL—"At its core, asylum is an instrument to preserve the right to life. The Attorney General's recent decision elicits deep concern because it potentially strips asylum from many women who lack adequate protection. These vulnerable women will now face return to the extreme dangers of domestic violence in their home country.