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KIND’s Senior Direct Representation Attorney in Los Angeles, Joanna Fluckey, speaks to LA’s KCRW on the state of migrant family reunification efforts nationally and in Los Angeles. Click her to listen to her interview: https://www.kcrw.com/news-culture/shows/press-play-with-madeleine-brand/why-the-mentally-ill-end-up-in-jails-and-prisons#seg-state-of-migrant-family-reunification-efforts-nationally-and-in-la
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government is moving some migrant parents to detention sites closer to the young children they were separated from while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in an attempt to meet a court-imposed
KIND’s, Emily Kephart, speaks with WYPR/NPR on due process for families at the border. Click here to listen: http://wypr.org/post/due-process-families-border — Thousands of children and adults have crossed the southern U.S. border. For some, violence in their
Last week, Democratic attorneys general in 17 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration, arguing that its family separation policy violated the due process and equal protection clauses of
LOS FRESNOS, Texas (AP) — Gabriel Canas, a bus driver from El Salvador who fled his homeland after members of MS-13 stormed his bus, did an initial screening interview for asylum under the worst circumstances.
Fearing irreparable harm to children, Washington’s leading officials asked the courts to speed their review of the Trump Administration’s policy of indefinite detention for migrant families. The lawsuit, announced in front of the Federal Detention
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A local sandwhich shop is using a unique culinary creation to help immigrant children. Lardo’s newest menu is a mix of several interesting ingredients including Iberian patty, chorizo, a fried egg
Gabriel Canas, a bus driver from El Salvador who fled his homeland after members of MS-13 stormed his bus, did an initial screening interview for asylum under the worst circumstances. He hadn’t spoken to his
Last week, a federal judge in San Diego ruled that the families separated under the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy must be reunited. This is a step in the right direction. In the past
A conversation with Janet Gwilym, Managing Attorney of the Seattle office of Kids In Need of Defense (KIND) Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) provides free legal services to unaccompanied immigrate children. Currently, the Seattle office