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Was the 鈥渓aw to separate families鈥?passed in 1997?
Claims that the 鈥渓aw to separate families鈥?was passed in 1997, those claims originated with a February 2018 Department of Homeland Security statement referencing 鈥?[l]egal loopholes [that] are exploited by minors, family units, and human smugglers.鈥?/div>Was the ‘Law to Separate Families’ Passed in 1997 or ‘by
Is the asylum system confusing for people welcomed into the country?
But even for people welcomed into the country, the system of asylum can be confusing. Commentator Cokie Roberts has the answers to some of your questions about asylum rules. I talked to her earlier this week.
How long do refugees and asylum seekers wait for medical treatment?
Some refugees and asylum seekers waited as long as five years for recommended medical treatment; severe health concerns for the refugees and asylum seekers held offshore have been well documented.
Can diplomatic asylum protect refugees from legal proceedings?
The court held that 鈥?Protection from the operation of regular legal proceedings 鈥?was not justified under diplomatic asylum. The court held: 鈥?In the case of diplomatic asylum the refugee is within the territory of the State. A decision to grant diplomatic asylum involves a derogation from the sovereignty of that State.