• Jeff Sessions' Latest Immigration Ruling Is a Violation of International Law

    11 days ago - By Slate

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions has broad power over immigration law, and he has consistently used that power to condemn thousands of immigrants to brutality and possible death in their home countries. On Monday, Sessions issued his most startling decision yet in Matter of A-B- , barring virtually all domestic violence victims from seeking asylum in the United States. Since 2014, when the Board of Immigration Appeals issued its ruling in Matter of A-R-C-G- , it has been settled that these abuse victims may qualify for asylum. But in one fell swoop, Sessions overturned four years of...
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