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Acting Border Chief Doesn't Think Trump Administration's Asylum Rule Will Survive Court
Mark Morgan told NPR the new rule virtually ending protections, which he called a "pilot," is not being applied to the whole border and likely will be blocked.
Border Chief Was In Facebook Group That Joked About Migrant Deaths: Intercept
Chief Carla Provost criticized "completely inappropriate" posts from agents in the group, though she reportedly participated in the group last year.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib Blast Trump Over Border In Emotional Testimony
Tlaib said the administration is "dead set on sending a hate-filled message, that those seeking refuge are not welcome in America."
Container Ship Seized After Record $1.3 Billion Cocaine Bust: CBP
More than 35,000 pounds of cocaine was found during a raid of the MSC Gayane in Philadelphia, authorities said.
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New York Times Hits Back At Trump Claim Of 'Phony' Story On Migrant Detention
The president denied the paper's report about nightmarish conditions at a Clint, Texas, facility.
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Acting DHS Chief Denies Troubling Conditions At Migrant Detention Centers
Kevin McAleenan told ABC's "This Week" that the slew of reports on unsafe and unsanitary conditions at Border Patrol facilities are unsubstantiated.
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Nicaraguan Man Dies While In Border Patrol Custody In Arizona
U.S. Customs and Border Protection said the 52-year-old man was among 36 migrants from Central America who surrendered at the border in Arizona.
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Teen Moms, Pregnant Girls Are Especially Vulnerable At Border Detention Centers
By Astrid Galvan, AP
Young migrant mothers in border detention facilities described feeling hungry, cold, and terrified because their babies were sick.
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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.
Trump Dismisses Bad Conditions In Detention Centers Amid Jarring Reports
“If Illegal Immigrants are unhappy with the conditions in… detentions centers, just tell them not to come,” the president tweeted.
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Doctors Without Borders Details Violence Asylum-Seekers Face Under 'Remain In Mexico' Policy
More than 45 percent of the 378 patients the group treated in the Mexican border town of Nuevo Laredo this year had endured at least one episode of violence there.
Migrant Child Recalls Poor Border Patrol Care
A migrant girl recalled the harrowing details of her time in Border Patrol custody on camera to an immigration attorney.
Migrant Children Report Verbal Abuse, Threats While In Border Patrol Custody
By Caitlin Dickson, Yahoo News
In almost all cases described in reports obtained by Yahoo News, children had been held in CBP custody for longer than the legally mandated 72-hour limit.
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Asylum Seekers Returned To Mexico Face ‘Dangerous And Unlivable Conditions’: Report
Human Rights Watch finds that Central American migrants are at risk of sexual assault, homelessness, kidnapping and other violence as they wait at the border.
The U.S. Is ‘Headed To Fascism,’ Says Ocasio-Cortez After Tour Of Detention Facilities At Southern Border
By Hunter Walker, Yahoo News
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doubled down on her comparisons of the situation at the border to World War II.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Migrant Women Told To Drink Out Of Toilets At CBP Facility
Democratic lawmakers described "appalling" conditions at a migrant detention center they visited in Texas at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Inside The Secret Border Patrol Facebook Group Where Agents Joke About Migrant Deaths And Post Sexist Memes
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The three-year-old group shared derogatory comments about Latina lawmakers who plan to visit a controversial Texas detention facility on Monday, calling them “scum buckets” and “hoes.”
Judge: Trump Administration Must Let Doctors Into Centers Housing Migrant Children
Judge Dolly Gee ordered the government to allow health professionals into Border Patrol facilities to address safety and sanitation concerns.
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.
Trump Immigration Official Ken Cuccinelli Blames The Dad In Border Drowning Photo
Óscar Alberto Martínez and his 23-month-old daughter died while trying to seek asylum in the United States.
Lawyers Want Inspections Of Migrant Kid Centers
Immigrant advocates have asked a federal judge to issue an emergency order requiring immediate inspections and access for doctors at border detention facilities
House Approves Emergency Border Aid Bill
The House passed a $4.5 billion emergency funding bill for humanitarian assistance for migrant children and their families at the U.S. southern border.
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Shuffling Kids Between Border Facilities Won’t Solve The Immigration Crisis
Every Border Patrol facility has horrific conditions, and the government is doing nothing to fix them.
House Approves $4.5 Billion Emergency Border Aid Bill To Address Humanitarian Crisis
The bill’s future is uncertain, however, with the White House and GOP lawmakers opposing its restrictions calling for more humane treatment of migrant children.
Colbert Has A 1-Finger Salute For Trump Official Overseeing Child Detention Centers
"Late Show" host offers a not-so-fond farewell for departing Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner John Sanders.
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Rihanna Speaks Out Against Trump's 'Devastating' Immigration Policies
The singer encouraged her fans to "be as loud as you can" to protect immigrant rights.
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