A federal appeals court has stayed a ruling barring the Trump administration’s policy forcing Central American asylum seekers to return to Mexico to wait for their cases to be heard.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Friday afternoon issued a temporary stay of a preliminary injunction order issued this week by U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg of the Northern District.

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