Emmet Sullivan

Judge Says U.N. Rules Require Deported Migrants Be Flown Back into U.S.

The United States agreed in 1980 to implement the United Nation’s rules on refugees. This means a group of recently deported migrants must be flown back to the U.S. and be given another chance to win asylum, a Democratic-appointed judge declared December 17.

Mario Alberto-Lopez is transported with other undocumented immigrants by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to the airport for a deportation flight May 25, 2010