Government | Immigration
New rule from Trump administration could drastically limit asylum, draws rebuke from Nevada senator
July 15th, 2019 - 1:09pm
The new rule, which is set to take effect on Tuesday, makes people ineligible for asylum at the southern border of the U.S. if they have passed through another country first without applying for protection there. That would cover Central American migrants who travel through Mexico before arriving at the U.S. but don’t seek asylum from Mexico.