Age 6, Alone, in Deportation Proceedings, Without a Lawyer

Age 6, Alone, in Deportation Proceedings, Without a Lawyer

In Deportation, Age 6: Liliana Muñoz, 6, was alone when Border Patrol officers caught her as she was being smuggled across the Rio Grande.  Now facing deportation, she’s also alone in Immigration Court without a lawyer.

This important article by Julia Preston was on page 1, above the fold, in the Sunday New York Times, Aug. 26, 2012.  Please read it in full and please watch the 5-min. video here: http://nyti.ms/Oi1Vb1