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Some Of The First Migrants From Caravan To Reach U.S. Border Are LGBTQ Asylum Seekers

Some Of The First Migrants From Caravan To Reach U.S. Border Are LGBTQ Asylum SeekersSeveral hundred members of the migrant caravan moving through Central America



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Trump's new move to limit asylum challenged in court

Trump's new move to limit asylum challenged in courtWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has issued a proclamation to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States. The plan was immediately challenged in court.



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Within hours, rights groups sue to overturn Trump order on asylum

Within hours, rights groups sue to overturn Trump order on asylumPresident Trump’s latest executive action, which seeks to limit the ability of migrants to apply for asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border, was met with widespread criticism Friday from legal experts, human rights advocates and some members of Congress, who described it as not just discriminatory and inhumane, but also illegal under both U.S. and international law.



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Trump bans asylum for migrants who cross the border between official ports of entry

Trump bans asylum for migrants who cross the border between official ports of entryThe Justice Department and the Homeland Security Department released the text of an interim regulation Thursday afternoon outlining new restrictions on asylum that will be the subject of a presidential proclamation expected to be issued by the White House on Friday.



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Trump Blocks Asylum For Immigrants Who Cross Border Illegally

Trump Blocks Asylum For Immigrants Who Cross Border IllegallyPresident Donald Trump followed through Friday on his legally questionable



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Trump Says He’ll Put Any Asylum Seeker From Migrant Caravan In ‘Tent Cities’

Trump Says He’ll Put Any Asylum Seeker From Migrant Caravan In ‘Tent Cities’President Donald Trump said Monday on Fox News that he planned to put any



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WikiLeaks' Assange says Ecuador seeking to end his asylum

WikiLeaks' Assange says Ecuador seeking to end his asylumDuring the hearing, Assange said the new rules were a sign Ecuador was trying to push him out, and said Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno had already decided to end his asylum but had not yet officially given the order. “If Mr. Assange wants to stay and he follows the rules … he can stay at the embassy as long as he wants,” said Attorney General Inigo Salvador, adding that Assange’s stay had cost the country $ 6 million. Foreign Minister Jose Valencia declined to comment on Assange’s assertion that Ecuador sought to hand him over to the United States.



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Trump Reportedly Considering Executive Action That Targets Migrants Seeking Asylum

Trump Reportedly Considering Executive Action That Targets Migrants Seeking AsylumThe White House is considering a major executive action to stop a massive



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Trump considers plan to bar migrants, deny asylum

Trump considers plan to bar migrants, deny asylumPresident Trump is considering executive action that would bar migrants from crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and seeking asylum, a senior administration official confirmed late Thursday to ABC News.



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ACLU Sues Jeff Sessions For Denying Asylum To Victims Of Domestic Or Gang Violence

ACLU Sues Jeff Sessions For Denying Asylum To Victims Of Domestic Or Gang ViolenceThe American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against Attorney General



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