Immigration Law

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DHS Begins Releasing Refugee Moms, Kids From Family Prisons
Posted on 14 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Federal officials have begun releasing hundreds of detained mothers and children from the nation’s family detention centers as part of plans to end long-term detention of migrant families. Nearly two hundred detained parents and children... Read More

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Negotiations on Detention of Refugee Moms, Kids Divide Advocacy Groups
Posted on 27 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Obama administration has conceded that it must curtail long-term detention of migrant mothers and children. But officials may have to go even further if government lawyers agree to a confidential proposal that would limit the detention of most... Read More

Legal Representation Key to Success for Children in Immigration Court Hearings
Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Jonathan Ryan, executive director of Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, a San Antonio legal aid group that represents many of the youth, said more of the children get deported than should. Of the more than 1,000 children... Read More

ICE Releases a Handful of Refugees from Texas Lockups
Posted on 12 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"With pressure building on the Obama administration to improve or abolish the detention of immigrant families, officials have agreed to release on bond at least half a dozen immigrant mothers, some of whom had sued the federal government for relief... Read More