Despite restraining order, Trump’s proclamation still bars entry of asylum seekers who cross illegally
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Despite restraining order, Trump’s proclamation still bars entry of asylum seekers who cross illegally

The proclamation is based on section 212(f) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, the pertinent part of which reads as follows:

Whenever the President finds that the entry of any aliens or of any class of aliens into the United States would be detrimental to the interests of the United States, he may by proclamation … suspend the entry of all aliens or any class of aliens … Continue reading