http://kuow.org en Feds Agree To Changes for Asylum Seekers http://kuow.org/post/feds-agree-changes-asylum-seekers <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Attorneys with the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project in Seattle say they’ve reached agreement with federal officials on a nationwide class action lawsuit.&nbsp; The case was filed on behalf of immigrants requesting asylum in the US who say they face persecution or harm in their home countries. The settlement aims to speed up the process for asylum seekers to get a work permit.</p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 00:58:55 +0000 Liz Jones 11446 at http://kuow.org Feds Agree To Changes for Asylum Seekers