Molly O’Toole

Journalist (NATIONAL)
An immigration reporter based in the Los Angeles Times’ Washington, D.C., bureau. Previously, she was a senior reporter at Foreign Policy covering the 2016 election and Trump administration, and a politics reporter at the Atlantic’s Defense One. She has covered migration and security from Mexico, Central America, West Africa, the Middle East, the Gulf, and South Asia.

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News Story

Trump administration appears to violate law in forcing asylum seekers back to Mexico, officials warn

Molly O’Toole
Los Angeles Times (LA Times)
August 28, 2019
In dozens of interviews and in court proceedings, current and former officials, judges, lawyers and advocates for asylum seekers said that Homeland Security officials implementing Remain in Mexico appear to be violating U.S. law, and the human cost is rising.

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