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Supreme Court lets Trump continue returning asylum seekers to Mexico

Supreme Court lets Trump continue returning asylum seekers to Mexico

The stay will remain in place until the Supreme Court considers whether to add the case to its docket. Such review is likely and is virtually certain to allow Trump to continue the policy — often called “remain in Mexico” but formally dubbed the “Migrant Protection Protocols” — through the …

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Immigration: US Supreme Court lets ‘Remain in Mexico’ asylum policy stay in place

Trump administration to send approximately 160 troops to southern border as it awaits asylum policy ruling

The court’s order is a victory for the administration, which warned there would be a “rush to the border” if the policy that has been in effect for a year was blocked by the courts. It’s a devastating loss for immigrant rights groups who say asylum seekers sent back to …

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Federal appeals court blocks third-country asylum rule for some ‘metered’ migrants

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A federal appeals court Thursday blocked one of the Trump administration’s most stringent asylum restrictions from applying to people who arrived at the border before the rule was supposed to start but were forced to wait. A panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco lifted …

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The running club giving asylum seekers friendship and sense of home | Sport

Some of the Sanctuary Runners.

For many years the Irish journalist Graham Clifford travelled the world, reporting from refugee camps and charting the often perilous journeys of asylum seekers to Europe. For all the time and energy he put into his newspaper and radio reports, he ultimately felt unable to make a lasting difference. That …

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