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

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

August 28, 2019 | Molly O’Toole | Los Angeles Times (LA Times)
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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In Court Without a Lawyer: The Consequences of Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Plan

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In Court Without a Lawyer: The Consequences of Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Plan

August 3, 2019 | Miriam Jordan | New York Times (NYT)
Even if a migrant can afford to pay, finding a lawyer willing to take the case of a client living in Mexico is a challenge. In San Diego, the two legal aid organizations accepting clients in Tijuana are overwhelmed.
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