Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 92 / Monday, May 13, 2019
"... I have determined to extend the suspension and limitation, as set forth below, on entry into the United States through the southern border established by Proclamation 9822 and extended...
On May 7, 2019 a motions panel of the Ninth Circuit granted a stay pending appeal of the preliminary injunction that had blocked the 'return to Mexico' policy under the new DHS Migrant Protection Protocols for southern border asylum claimants...
White House, Apr. 29, 2019
"Presidential Memorandum on Additional Measures to Enhance Border Security and Restore Integrity to Our Immigration System
April 29, 2019
MEMORANDUM FOR THE ATTORNEY GENERAL THE SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Gonzalez Ruano v. Barr
"In September 2016, members of a Mexican drug cartel kidnapped, tortured, and threatened to kill petitioner Mauricio Gonzalez Ruano, who was living with his family in the Mexican state of Jalisco. ... We find that the record...
CLINIC, Apr. 24, 2019
" ... [M]etering at the border continues and has resulted in thousands of individuals seeking asylum under U.S. law (“U.S. asylum seekers”) stranded on the Mexican side of the border. Practitioners should therefore...
Jeffrey S. Chase, Apr. 21, 2019
“K.H., a Guatemalan native and citizen, was kidnapped, beaten, and raped in Guatemala when she was seven years old.” That horrifying sentence begins a recent decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth...
Paul W. Schmidt, Mar. 21, 2019
"JUSTICE PREVAILS AGAIN IN IMMIGRATION COURTS EVEN IN THE “POST-A-B-“ ERA — Outstanding Analysis By Judge Eileen Trujillo Of The U.S. Immigration Court In Denver, CO, Recognizes “Women In Mexico”...
Cyrus Mehta, Mar. 9, 2019
"In Matter of A-B – , 27 I&N Dec. 227 (A.G. 2018), former Attorney General Jeff Sessions overruled a prior Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) precedent, Matter of A-R-C-G-, 26 I&N Dec. 388 (BIA 2014), which...
Caravans and Consulates: Should Asylum Seekers Have More Options?
By: Curtis Pierce , Feb. 2019
In the autumn of 2018, a caravan of Central American migrants seeking a better life traveled from Honduras to the southern border of the...
CGRS, Feb. 14, 2019
"The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Gender & Refugee Studies filed a federal lawsuit today challenging the Trump administration’s new policy forcing asylum seekers to return...
Jan. 25, 2019 DHS Policy Guidance for Implementation of the Migrant Protection Protocols
Jan. 28, 2019 CBP Guidance on Migrant Protection Protocols
Jan. 28, 2019 CBP Implementation of the Migrant Protection Protocols
Jan. 28, 2019 CBP Guiding Principles...
USCIS, Jan. 28, 2019
"SUBJECT: Guidance for Implementing Section 235(b)(2)(C) of the Immigration and Nationality Act and the Migrant Protection Protocols
Purpose This memorandum provides guidance to immigration officers in U.S. Citizenship and...
Prof. Geoffrey A. Hoffman, Jan. 25, 2019
"Since the Trump era began more than two years ago with the election of 2016, the administration has put into place an increasingly draconian legal regime of restrictions against immigrants. Navigating these...
DHS, Jan. 24, 2019
" What Are the Migrant Protection Protocols?
The Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) are a U.S. Government action whereby certain foreign individuals entering or seeking admission to the U.S. from Mexico – illegally or...
Singh v. Whitaker
"We hold that the BIA erred in failing to conduct a reasoned analysis with respect to Singh’s situation to determine whether, in light of the specific persons or entities that caused his past persecution, and the nature...