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Sharon Ashford’s Aug. 10 Letter to the Editor is another example of repeating blatant lies.

There is no law mandating the separation of families at the border with Mexico. Yes, an immigration law was passed in the 1990s, but this was not a provision of that law. The policy authorizing separation was enacted by the present administration in May 2018.

There are various resources for fact-checking information. Please use them and stop spreading lies.

Lois Sturdivant