Supreme Court allows rule to turn away immigrants who may need public assistanceJanuary 31st, 2020
ABC News quoted Tahirih Senior Immigration Policy Counsel, Irena Sullivan, in response to the Supreme Court’s public charge ruling. Certain immigrants may face more barriers to obtaining a Green Card […]
ACLU presenta demanda contra la política que convierte a Guatemala, El Salvador y Honduras en ‘tercer país seguro’January 15th, 2020
In this Spanish article, Univision covers Tahirih’s latest lawsuit filed against the administration to challenge the “safe third country” rule, which sends individuals to the Northern Triangle countries to seek […]
Civil rights group challenges Trump asylum deals with Central American countriesJanuary 15th, 2020
NBC News covered Tahirih’s newest lawsuit that was filed, which challenges the administration’s “safe third country” rule. Under the rule, asylum seekers are being sent to the Northern Triangle countries […]
ACLU files lawsuit to halt Trump policy of sending asylum-seekers to GuatemalaJanuary 15th, 2020
CBS News discusses Tahirih’s legal challenge against the administration’s “safe third country” rule, under which asylum seekers are being sent to the Northern Triangle countries to apply for asylum. Tahirih […]
The Trump administration will start sending migrants back to Guatemala under a new ruleNovember 19th, 2019
Vox reported on the administration’s latest asylum restrictions, sending asylum seekers back to countries in the Northern Triangle.
New immigration rules would shuffle Central American migrants around regionNovember 19th, 2019
The San Francisco Chronicle reported on the administration’s latest asylum restrictions, sending asylum seekers back to countries in the Northern Triangle.
Federal Judges Temporarily Block Public Charge Rule, but Public Health Worries PersistOctober 16th, 2019
The Texas Observer reported on the consequences of the “public charge” rule, which would make it harder for certain immigrants to receive a green card if they have used a range of public benefits, like Medicaid, SNAP, and housing programs.