Supreme Court Allows Remain in Mexico Policy to remain in place

Article author: 
Zachary Evans
Article publisher: 
the National Review
Article date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Article category: 
National Issues
Article Body: 

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their applications are processed in the U.S.

The court’s decision overturns a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals injunction against the policy covering the entire U.S.-Mexico border. Justice Sonia Sotomayor was the only judge who dissented. However, the ruling does not dispel other legal challenges currently brought against the policy in other courts. . .