Immigration Law

CLINIC Practice Advisory - Asylum Seekers Stranded in Mexico Because of the Trump Administration’s Restrictive Policies: Firm Resettlement Considerations

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 consider and prepare for potential DHS firm resettlement arguments against asylum seekers who are forced to remain in Mexico before ultimately gaining access to the U.S. asylum system. ... "