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E-learning Course: Overview of Representing Children in Removal Proceedings

Published   on April 13, 2015

Click here for the e-learning course.   Welcome to Overview of Representing Children in Removal Proceedings. This course was created by the Catholic Legal Immigration Network with funding from the MacArthur Foundation. This course consists

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Representing Unaccompanied Children: Training Manual for KIND Pro Bono Attorneys

Published   on April 12, 2015

Thank you very much for volunteering to take an unaccompanied child’s case with KIND. We hope this manual will help you through the stages of representing your child client. This resource is meant to accompany

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KIND Amicus Curiae Brief

Published   on March 2, 2015

Read and download the brief here.   KIND filed an Amicus Curiae (friend of the court) brief to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) on behalf of an unaccompanied child who suffered years of child abuse

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2013 Annual Report

Published   on February 12, 2015

Read and download the full 2013 report here.   Letter from Board Chair   To say that this is an extraordinary time to be working with unaccompanied children would be an understatement. The numbers of

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Childhood and Migration in Central and North America: Causes, Policies, Practices and Challenges

Published   on February 12, 2015

Read and download the full report here.   A comprehensive regional study concludes that conditions, laws, policies, and practices throughout the Northern Central America-Mexico-United States corridor systematically violate the human rights of migrant children and children whose

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Urgent Call for Pro Bono Support and Briefing by KIND

Published   on July 29, 2014

KIND held a conference call with Brad Smith, KIND Board Co-Chair and Microsoft Executive Vice President and General Counsel, and Wendy Young, KIND President, on Tuesday, July 29th from 1:00-1:30 p.m. EST. Brad and Wendy provided

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A Treacherous Journey: Child Migrants Navigating the U.S. Immigration System

Published   on February 12, 2014

A Treacherous Journey: Child Migrants Navigating the U.S. Immigration System addresses the issues raised by the recent historic and unabated increase in the number of children coming unaccompanied – without a parent or legal guardian

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2012 Annual Report

Published   on October 2, 2013

Read and download the full 2012 report here.   Letter from Board Chairs   Dear Friends, Our work to help unaccompanied immigrant and refugee children in the United States has become even more urgent in

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The Time is Now

Published   on February 2, 2013

Understanding and Addressing the Protection of Immigrant Children Who Come Alone to the US Comprehensive immigration reform (CIR) is an opportunity to re-work the U.S. immigration system to ensure that it is fair, leads to

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2011 Annual Report

Published   on December 12, 2012

Read and download the full 2011 report here.   Letter from Board Chairs   It is our great pleasure to present to you KIND’s most recent annual report. It’s hard to believe that it has

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