Ms. A.B. has been allowed to stay in the U.S. for four years while her case is pending. She requested that NPR identify her only by her initials because she is afraid her ex-husband might find her.

Ms. A.B. has been allowed to stay in the U.S. for four years while her case is pending. She requested that NPR identify her only by her initials because she is afraid her ex-husband might find her.