COVID-era border policy could expire as soon as Tuesday
The Trump-era policy that allows border officials to turn away migrants at the southern border, known as Title 42, is expected to expire as early as Tuesday after months of legal back and forth that began when the Biden administration sought to end the policy in the spring of 2022.
The controversial policy allows border officials to turn away some asylum seekers because of public health concerns brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Supreme Court last Monday temporarily stopped Title 42’s expiration, citing those same public health concerns. Indications were the...