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The Uncertain Fate of Haiti’s Temporary Protected Status

George Zeckler* On January 12, 2010, Haiti experienced an earthquake that measured 7.0 on the earthquake Richter scale, occurring approximately twenty-five kilometers from Haiti’s capital city Port-au-Prince.[1]  The earthquakes affected over three million people, with death toll estimates ranging from 100,000 to 160,0000.[2]  On January 21, 2010, in response to the devastation in Haiti in […]