Tag Archives: Migrant Protection Protocols

The Struggle Of A Pregnant Asylum Seeker On The U.S.-Mexico Border

By Reynaldo Leaños Jr., Texas Public Radio The ACLU filed a complaint last week against the Department of Homeland Security for turning away pregnant asylum seekers. The complaint claims the U.S. government is sending these women to dangerous parts of Mexico, … Continue reading

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Migrant Protection Protocols Quietly Expands To Big Bend Sector

By Carlos Morales A controversial Trump administration policy requiring some asylum seekers to wait in Mexico as their cases progress through U.S. immigration courts has now expanded to the Big Bend Sector — a remote but sprawling 500-mile stretch of … Continue reading

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Trump Administration Will Soon Expand “Remain In Mexico” Policy For Migrants To Busiest Part Of The Border

By Jay Root, Texas Tribune BROWNSVILLE — So far, asylum-seeking migrants who land in the most heavily crossed patch of the U.S.-Mexico border, in deep South Texas, have been spared from the controversial “remain in Mexico” program that requires applicants … Continue reading

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