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Catholic Nuns, Leaders Arrested While Protesting Detention Of Migrant Children
About 70 activists prayed the rosary as they rallied at Capitol Hill to protest the government’s treatment of children at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Toddler Allegedly Forced To Choose Which Parent To Stay With At Migrant Center
The child was reportedly scolded by a Border Patrol agent for crying when her father, who she didn't pick, was taken away.
Top Immigration Official Refuses To Guarantee No Family Separations In ICE Raids
Ken Cuccinelli was pressed by CNN host Jake Tapper but refused to offer any assurance that families would avoid separation during Sunday's raids.
18 Migrant Infants And Toddlers Separated For Weeks Or Months, House Report Finds
In addition, more than 25 kids were separated from their parents for more than a year.
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Concentration Camp Survivor George Takei Talks Family Separation At U.S. Border
The "Star Trek" actor told GQ about how his experience in concentration camps for Japanese Americans during World War II compares to migrant detention today.
There's A Democratic Civil War Brewing Over Decriminalizing Migration
Julián Castro is facing backlash from some other Obama administration alums over his calls to repeal the law Trump has used to split up families at the border.
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Migrant Children Draw Chilling Reality Of Life Inside A Federal Facility
The American Academy of Pediatrics released haunting images drawn by children who had been in Customs and Border Protection custody.
In Their Own Words, Migrant Children Describe Horrific Conditions At Border Patrol Facilities
Kids told lawyers they're sick, cold, wake up hungry in the middle of the night, sleep on cement floors, and take care of babies separated from their families.
Over 100 Migrant Kids Moved Back To Border Facility Where Mistreatment Reported
An official, who briefed reporters on the condition of anonymity, wouldn't say exactly how many children are currently detained there.
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Melania Trump Boasts About Helping Children 'Everywhere.' Twitter Critics Let Her Have It.
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Appalling Conditions In Immigrant Child Centers Akin To 'Torture Facilities,' Doctor Says
"I can't imagine my own child being there and not being broken," said Dr. Dolly Lucio Sevier.
Trump Claims Administration Doing 'Fantastic Job' Housing Migrant Kids At Border
Days earlier, a Justice Department lawyer argued that the government didn't need to provide toothbrushes, soap or beds to detained migrant kids.
Migrant Children Describe Neglect, Mistreatment At Texas Border Facility
By Cedar Attanasio, Garance Burke and Martha Mendoza, AP
"In my 22 years of doing visits with children in detention I have never heard of this level of inhumanity."
Jonathan Ernst / Reuters
Trump Claims Latino Voters Want Him To Deport Millions Of Undocumented Immigrants
The president says his hard-line approach to immigration has improved his standing among Hispanic voters.
Justice Department Argues Against Providing Soap, Toothbrushes, Beds To Detained Kids
“I find it inconceivable that the government would say" current conditions are "safe and sanitary," as required, said a stunned Judge William Fletcher.
Japanese Americans Slam Plans To Detain Migrant Kids In Internment Camps
The Trump administration announced plans to detain undocumented immigrant children at the site where 700 Japanese Americans were incarcerated during World War II.
Cages With 'Kids' Pop Up Around NYC To Protest Immigrant Detention
The art installations were meant to bring awareness to the horrific conditions children and other migrants face at the southern U.S. border.
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These Parents May Never See Their Kids Again If ICE Won't Let Them Back In The U.S.
The ACLU is arguing in court that parents separated from their children and pressured into deportations deserve another shot at asylum.
'It Feels Like We Are Prisoners': Migrant Children Describe Trauma At Florida Detention Center
Lawyers say the facility violates child welfare standards, and that no minor should be held at Homestead for more than 20 days.
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First, Immigration Authorities Fed A Muslim Man Pork For Days. Now, He's Being Deported.
Adnan Asif Parveen is married to a U.S. citizen, held a valid work authorization and had a pending green card application.
Kevin McAleenan Says Family Separation Policy Was 'Effective,' But Laments Lost Public Trust
The acting DHS chief said he regretted that the policy led to a loss in faith, but didn't mention the thousands of children separated from their parents.
Government Must ID Thousands More Separated Children Within 6 Months: Judge
The Trump administration initially said the process could take up to two years.
Dad Whose Soldier Wife Died In Afghanistan Details His ICE Arrest And Deportation
Jose Gonzalez Carranza spent days in a migrant shelter in Mexico before he was allowed to return to the U.S. to reunite with his 12-year-old daughter.
After ICE Deports Husband Of U.S. Soldier Killed In Afghanistan, He's Returned To U.S.
Jose Gonzalez Carranza, who was forced to leave behind their 12-year-old daughter, was allowed back after his lawyer went public with his plight.
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Police Chief Rails At 'Nazis' Enforcing Laws After Girl Is Ordered Deported Without Mom
"I don't want to be taken away from my mom," says 11-year-old Laura Maradiaga.
Mike Pence Says Trump Isn't Bringing Back Family Separation At Border
Despite reports to the contrary, the vice president told CNN "we're not considering going back" to the controversial policy.
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