Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Country Conditions Research for Asylum Cases: Foreign Law Sources

Resources for researching country conditions and country of origin information for asylum cases.

National Law Databases

Research Tip for Finding Primary Law

If no comprehensive database is available for your jurisdiction, use secondary sources such as books, journal articles, reports, or the Foreign Law Guide to identify a citation (such as the decreto number) for the law you need.   Then search for the law online by Googling the citation.