Tag Archives: seekers

Groups File Lawsuit Against Trump Policy Forcibly Returning Asylum Seekers to Mexico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2019 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, ACLU, 212-284-7347, [email protected] Jen Fuson, SPLC, 202-834-6209, [email protected] Brianna Krong, CGRS, 415-581-8835, [email protected] SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Gender & Refugee Studies filed a federal lawsuit today…

Rapid Response Network Statement on County Board of Supervisors’ Positive Vote on Temporary Migrant Shelter Site

Editor’s note: Interviews available upon request, please contact Ashley Weaver to arrange. Contact information below. Media Statement Re: County Board of Supervisors’ Positive Vote on Temporary Migrant Shelter Site Today, the County Board of Supervisors voted to use a County-owned…

ACLU Border Rights Center statement on pilot program stranding asylum seekers in Mexico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 24, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 ACLU Border Rights Center statement on pilot program stranding asylum seekers in Mexico SAN DIEGO — Today, the Trump administration announced plans to leave asylum-seekers stranded on the…