Miller Mayer immigration attorney Steve Yale-Loehr coauthored an article in the New England Journal of Medicine about one of his Cornell Law School asylum clinic clients, Dr. Merlys Rodriguez Hernandez, who was in immigration detention while seeking asylum during the Covid-19 pandemic. She caught Covid herself but survived. She is now released on bond but still fighting deportation. The article, “Graphic Perspective: Detained,” is accessible to nonsubscribers with site registration at