The White House refused to comment earlier this week on a petition to grant asylum to a German family that fled to the United States seeking religious freedom, despite responding to other petitions in similar circumstances.
The German family seeking asylum in the United States because of religious persecution will appeal to the Supreme Court after the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals denied them an appellate hearing before the full court.
Legal experts said the deportation of a family seeking asylum suggests the U.S. government is moving in the direction of denying parents the right to decide how their children are educated at a lecture Wednesday.
A group of 27 congressmen have written a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder requesting that he grant a German family asylum after the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals denied them safe haven in the United States.
A Christian family that fled Germany in order to homeschool their children according to their faith was denied asylum on Tuesday by the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.
The Obama administration is attempting to deport a German family that came to America seeking asylum from a Nazi-era law that prohibits homeschooling.