The Truth Behind Title 42: All You Need to Know


Title 42 began in 2020 to stop COVID-19 spread by turning away migrants at US-Mexico border 

Under pre-Title 42 policy, illegal migrants could ask for asylum, be screened, and enter the US

Under Title 42, migrants were denied the right to seek asylum and were returned back

Biden kept Title 42 in place but faced lawsuits by Republicans; courts kept the rules

Migrants crossing illegally won't be allowed to return for 5 years