Three months ago, he re-opened Matter of A-B (named for the woman's initials) - which affirmed the asylum status of a woman from El Salvador who was the victim of domestic violence - to make his announcement, as the case went to the Board of Immigration Appeals.
The decision came hours after Sessions' latest criticism on the asylum system, which he and other administration officials consider rife with abuse.
Sessions declared that claims of domestic violence, or violence from criminal gangs that flourish across much of the region, do not meet the threshold for an asylum request at the U.S. border.
Alleged false claims of persecution back home usually made by 80 per cent of illegal USA border crossers who seek political asylum seem to have prompted a crackdown.
The attorney general noted the asylum system has been abused to the detriment of the rule of law, and is being flooded by invalid asylum claims.
The attorney general's ruling said it is still possible that crime victims could win asylum in the United States, but they would have to pass a tougher test in the courts, including showing that their home government is unable or unwilling to protect them, and that they cannot safely relocate to another part of their own country. Sessions reopened the case for his review in March.
Kim, Trump arrive in Singapore for landmark summit
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo seemed to hint that the outcome of the talks might not be what Trump has promised in the past. All seven leaders had worked out a joint statement stressing the importance of a rules-based worldwide trading system.
Such a group can not be overly broad or diffuse, Sessions said, overruling a previous asylum decision which accepted married women who are victims of violent relationships as a persecuted group.
"Today's decision by the Attorney General is yet another attempt to close our doors, " Beth Werlin, executive director of the American Immigration Council. "It is nearly certain that women will be killed as a result of this decision that will return them to their abusers". In a speech earlier on Monday, Sessions told immigration officers that "asylum was never meant to alleviate all problems - even all serious problems - that people face every day all over the world".
Sessions says this action is necessary to maintain "the rule of law", which is a pretty clear indication that his idea of "the law" includes neither justice nor mercy.
News reports said two women who appeared to be in their twenties were also wounded but their injuries were not life-threatening. The suspected attacker told police that he had attacked the passengers, according to Odawara police official Satoshi Oiye.
In one photo, Xi and Russia's Vladimir Putin, with smiles on their faces, lead other world leaders to stride into a dining hall. Trump focused his conversation with Macron on German trade for about 15 minutes in the one-hour meeting.
Geoff Johns himself is already quite busy as he's working as a writer and producer on the Wonder Woman sequel. In a statement, Geoff Johns says that he wants to spend his days on the set as opposed to boardrooms.
Un certain nombre ont été écartés depuis. " Il n'y a rien à ce stade dans le dossier qui permet de le relier à Nordahl Lelandais. Ce que l'on cherche, c'est le petit détail qui va faire la différence".
Professional acrobating might not be in her cards to be honest, but the little royal can definitely rock a pair of sunglasses. The Duchess, who gave birth to Prince Louis just seven weeks ago, looked sensational in her casual blue striped midi dress.
Nevertheless, Saturday's events only reinforced the chancellor's commitment to forging a stronger, more unified European Union. The G7 is made up of Canada , France, the United States , the United Kingdom , Germany , Japan and Italy.
Soyons honnêtes, beaucoup d'éléments créés pour Assassin's Creed Origins se retrouvent dans ce futur opus. Quelques nouveautés comme le choix de réponse dans les dialogues feront tout de même leur apparition.
It remains to be seen what else scientists are going to discover about early land life, following this reveal. Taking this into account, it's highly possible that they originated anywhere in the world.
Robbie Williams set for World Cup opening ceremony
But Brazil stumbled in the semi-final back then, losing by a whopping 7-1 to eventual champions Germany . Once they touched down, a track suited Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov was among the first to greet Salah.
IHOP name change revealed; restaurant now called IHOB
It worked. "The vast majority of people were having fun with the name change and were trying to solve the riddle", he said. The pancake chain has been coy about whether the name flip is permanent, saying Monday that it was "for the time being".
Twitter CEO apologizes for eating at Chick-fil-A
Since then, though, the company has steered clear of such debates and has not commented on LGBT-related legislation. Dorsey directly responded to O'Brien's tweet, noting how he had "completely forgot about their background ".
Teslas Newest Car Will Have Rocket Thrusters
Tesla has been garnering more criticism as it burns through cash and has suffered from a significant amount of production delays. Shortly after unveiling the new Roadster past year , Musk hinted at a future variant using rocket technology .
Bertrand Cantat annule les dernières dates de sa tournée
Selon le site France Info , Bertrand Cantat "n'ira pas au bout de la tournée" promotionnelle de son dernier album, Amor Fati . Les premiers concerts de la tournée ont déchaîné les passions, avec manifestations devant les salles et prises à partie.