Federal judge defends his decision to block asylum restrictions
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Federal judge defends his decision to block asylum restrictions

A federal judge in California on Thursday appeared to defend his decision to block new asylum restrictions after a ruling from the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals narrowed the injunction last month.In July, US District Judge Jon Tigar halted the Trump administration’s rule that dramatically limits the ability of Central American migrants to claim asylum if they enter the US by land through Mexico. Continue reading