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Asylum rules test Trump's legal skills to make new policy

 

Last updated 7/16/2020 at 7:54pm



ELLIOT SPAGAT

Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Critics of the Trump administration's most sweeping set of rules to restrict asylum in the United States sent in a deluge of comments opposing the effort, hoping an old law that serves as a check on presidential power will weaken or even doom it.

Opponents submitted nearly 80,000 public comments before Wednesday's deadline, with about 20,000 in the final hours. The Trump administration must address each concern in the final rules, setting itself up for legal challenges if it rushes or is careless.

"This is kind of standard administrative law...



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