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The Trump administration keeps breaking up migrant families. Here’s how they do it

by Alan Gomez   on February 21, 2019   in usa-today   publication:

The Trump administration has been blocked from systematically breaking up migrant families, but hundreds of children crossing the border continue to be separated from their parents in a process requiring none of the oversight used to removechildren in the United

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Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act has been critical

by Wendy Young   on November 27, 2018   in usa-today   publication:

The Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 provides critical protection for children from Central America fleeing brutal violence by gangs and narco traffickers, widespread sexual and gender-based violence, human trafficking and devastating abuse from

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Are immigrant family reunions likely? 463 parents may have been deported without kids

by John Bacon   on July 24, 2018   in usa-today   publication:

More than 450 parents accused of illegally entering the country may have been deported while their children remain in the U.S., a major stumbling in the federal effort to reunite all the families by Thursday’s court-ordered

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Rapid response training programs are aiming to document ICE activities

by Miranda S. Spivack   on December 10, 2017   in usa-today   publication:

In a small back room at Victory in Praise, a predominantly African American church in the Central Valley city of Stockton, Calif., community organizer Arturo Palato assessed his troops. The gathering included a teacher, a

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