Homeland Security Allowing More Asylum-Seekers Waiting In Mexico To Return To The USSome asylum-seekers whose claims were dismissed or denied under a Trump administration policy that forced them to wait in Mexico for court hearings will be allowed to return to the US.
Biden Administration Taps Humanitarian Groups To Choose Asylum-Seekers To Allow Into USThe Biden administration has tasked six humanitarian groups with recommending which migrants should be allowed to stay in the U.S. instead of being rapidly expelled from the country under federal pandemic-related powers.
Attorneys Say The Biden Administration Has Made Concessions To Ease Asylum RestrictionsAttorneys say a lawsuit over pandemic-related powers that deny migrants a right to apply for asylum has lead to the Biden administration agreeing to let about 250 people a day through border crossings with Mexico to seek refuge.
3rd Group Of Migrants Enter US At Texas Border To Be Processed As Asylum-SeekersA Texas city became the third U.S. border crossing to start processing asylum-seekers who have been forced to wait in Mexico for courts to decide their cases.
Trump Policy Ends, Some Asylum-Seekers Stuck In Mexico Allowed Into USIt began the morning of February 19 -- after waiting months and sometimes years in Mexico, people seeking asylum in the United States are being allowed into the country as they wait for courts to decide on their cases.
Biden Administration Announces Plans To Allow Some Asylum-Seekers Waiting In Mexico Into The USTens of thousands of asylum-seekers waiting in Mexico, some near the Texas border, for their next immigration court hearings may soon be allowed into the United States while their cases proceed.
Despite COVID-19 Pandemic, Texas Border Pop-Up School For Young Asylum Seekers ThrivesThe goal was to open an impromptu school where Central American children living in a camp of asylum seekers would be taught reading, writing, math and art... it's now turned into so much more.
Some Trump Administration U.S.-Mexico Border Policies Being Reviewed By Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear two cases involving the Trump administration's policies at the U.S.-Mexico border. One case will look at a policy that makes asylum-seekers wait in Mexico for American court hearings and another centers on the administration's use of border wall money.
Trump Administration Quietly Shuts Down Asylum Along U.S.-Mexican Borders To Fight COVID-19The U.S. government used an obscure public health law to justify one of its most aggressive border crackdowns ever.
Officials In U.S. And Mexico Announce New, Tougher Travel Restrictions Along BorderAs expected, the United States and Mexico announced Friday that travel would be sharply restricted along their shared border as part of efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus.
Texas Border Crossing 1 Of 2 In U.S. Where Government Is Sending Military PoliceA federal appeals court blocked a policy to send migrants to wait in Mexico for their U.S. court dates, now 160 military police and engineers are being sent to two official border crossings.
With The Focus Turned To Mexicans, US Border Arrests Drop AgainFor the seventh straight month, the number of people arrested or stopped entering the United States on the Mexico border fell in December.
U.S. Immigration Officials Test Program In Texas To Speed Asylum Case ReviewsU.S. immigration authorities are using a Texas Border Patrol station to test a program meant to speed up reviews of asylum claims.
Judge Blocks Trump Administration's US-Mexico Border Asylum Restrictions
Government Opens New Holding Center For Migrant Children In TexasThe U.S. government had opened it's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations and it's in Texas.