Bloomberg Law
Free Newsletter Sign Up
Login
BROWSE
Bloomberg Law
Welcome
Login
Advanced Search Go
Free Newsletter Sign Up

Advocates Restart Border Suit After Negotiations Hit Impasse (1)

Aug. 2, 2021, 4:09 PMUpdated: Aug. 2, 2021, 9:54 PM

Immigrants’ rights advocates are pushing ahead with litigation against the Biden administration after negotiations over ending or narrowing a U.S.-Mexico border restriction “reached an impasse,” according to a court filing.

The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups had put a legal challenge on hold for months while pushing the administration to end Title 42, a public health authority invoked by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention allowing for the immediate expulsion of many migrants attempting to enter the country during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Discussions to resolve or narrow the dispute came up short, highlighting how the Biden administration ...