Court Grants Preliminary Injunction in Challenge to Asylum Ban

By Vishnu Kannan
Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 7:52 PM

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California granted a preliminary injunction in East Bay Sanctuary et al. v. William Barr et al., a case challenging the Trump administration’s rule denying asylum for any migrants who attempt to enter the United States along the southern border without first applying for asylum in a third country through which they travelled. The order is available in full here and below.