Reuters:Groups sue Trump administration over policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico 1 MIN READ15 February 2019 | 01:12 | FOCUS News Agency
The policy known as the Migrant Protection Protocols, or MPP, announced in December is aimed at cutting the number of families applying for asylum in the United States, a legal process that can take months or years.
The lawsuit filed in U.S District Court in California by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and other organizations says the policy puts asylum seekers in danger and violates protections they are entitled to under U.S. and international law.
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