Supreme court rejects Trump plea to enforce asylum ban at US-Mexico border

Justices denied on a 5-4 vote the administration’s request to put on hold a federal judge’s order at least temporarily

The supreme court will not let the Trump administration begin enforcing a ban on asylum for immigrants who illegally cross the US-Mexico border, a key component of policies meant to make it harder for immigrants to enter and stay in the United States.

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Source: theguardian