Changing the Lives of Children In and Out of the Courtroom

Meredith Stewart from Pappas Lenzo LLP in Boston is honored as the February 2014 PBA of the Month!
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Jeannette's Story

“It was kind of like my dream was becoming true and I finally have a lawyer.”
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KIND in the Media

Protect the Most Vulnerable

Lawyers fear speedy deportations harm minors

  • Aug 27, 2014
  • By Odette Yousef
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    Chicago Public Media

Protect the Most Vulnerable

Federal government ends hunt for housing for children crossing border

  • Aug 27, 2014
  • By Anita Kumar
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    The Washington Post

Protect the Most Vulnerable

Deported mom lives in fear after returning to Honduras

  • Aug 22, 2014
  • By Dan Lieberman
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House of Representatives’ Supplemental Funding Bill Harms Children, Does Not Address Key Issues
July 30, 2014
July 30, 2014 -- KIND strongly opposes the House of Representatives' supplemental funding bill introduced yesterday as it completely undermines existing protections for unaccompanied children, decimat...
Congressional Progressive Caucus Ad-Hoc Hearing
July 30, 2014
Kids First: Examining the Southern Border Humanitarian CrisisTestimony, Megan McKenna, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)July 29, 2014 Thank you Congressman Grijalva, Congressman Ellison, and other membe...
Senator Mikulski Promotes Fairness, Protection, and Compassion for Unaccompanied Children in Supplemental Funding Bill
July 24, 2014
KIND greatly appreciates Senator Mikulski's ongoing concern for the unaccompanied children who have come to the United States seeking U.S protection. Senator Mikulski's supplemental funding bill (http...