Judge Blocks Dramatic Overhaul of U.S. Asylum System
January 20, 2021 § Leave a comment
January 11, 2021: A federal district court in California preliminarily enjoined the government from implementing, enforcing, or applying the December 11, 2020, final rule, Procedures for Asylum and Withholding of Removal; Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Review, or any related policies or procedures, including the policy memo entitled Guidance Regarding New Regulations Governing Procedures for Asylum and Withholding of Removal and Credible Fear Reviews. The rule was set to take effect today, January 11, 2021.
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/article/usa-immigration-asylum/judge-blocks-dramatic-overhaul-of-u-s-asylum-system-from-taking-effect-idUSKBN29E052?utm_source=AILA+Mailing&utm_campaign=d36f9309e6-AILA8-1-11-2021&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3c0e619096-d36f9309e6-290737573