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Velasco, López Obrador's #1 fan
2018-10-18
Under Reserve features fact-checked news written by journalists and contributors to EL UNIVERSAL
How to welcome the migrant caravan?
2018-10-18
Those who aren't holders of a Mexican visa or are not asylum seekers will be deported
Asylum in Mexico: A Plural Tradition
2018-01-06
Politicians, scientists, artists, religious, activists, ethnic groups, ex-combatants, and even an overthrown monarch have found shelter in Mexico since the 20th century
2016-10-10
A surge in the number of Haitians seeking asylum this year prompted the U.S. government to end special protections dating back to Haiti's last major disaster, a 2010 earthquake that killed over 200,000 people
2016-10-07
Asylum seekers, many of them fleeing drug-fueled violence south of the border, peaked in 2014 at 170,000, nearly triple the 63,000 who arrived the previous year. Before 2012, there were fewer than 30,000 a year.
2016-06-02
California Democratic lawmaker Judy Chu called for the House Judiciary Committee to examine the reasons for the differences and the ability of youngsters to get lawyers in different places.
2016-01-21
Advocates want immigrants to attend the hearings because they believe many of those arriving from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras have a strong shot of winning asylum but must be in court to do so.
2015-09-04
The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued the ruling in the case of a transgender Mexican woman who sought shelter in the U.S. on the grounds that she would likely be tortured if returned to Mexico.