Tag Archives: Asylum

Asylum Update: Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy Can Continue, the Ninth Circuit Rules

On May 7, the Ninth Circuit stayed an injunction against the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy. That policy, officially called the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), requires the return of certain migrants to Mexico pending a full immigration court hearing. … Continue reading

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Asylum Officers Are Being Replaced By Border Patrol Agents

Having a CBP officer conduct a credible fear interview is like having an arresting police officer also sit as the judge. Last week, President Trump issued a memorandum outlining his latest wishlist of ways to undermine the integrity of our … Continue reading

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Trump Tightens Asylum Rules to Curb Migration

On April 29, 2019, President Trump issued a memorandum to Attorney General William Barr and Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan. Within the memo, President Trump outlined a number of policies meant to tighten immigration and asylum rules, while … Continue reading

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Trump Orders New Fees, Adjustments to Asylum Process

The plan could make it impossible for some refugees to even apply for asylum in the U.S. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts –

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Sen. Mitt Romney: Asylum is "Magic Word"

As Kevin noted earlier this week, President Trump recently made the following comments: "The system is full. Can't take you anymore. Whether it's asylum, whether it's anything you want, illegal immigration, can't take you anymore. We can't take you. Our… … Continue reading

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