The “Remain in Mexico” policy violates United States treaty obligations (of non-refoulement), the Immigration and Nationality Act, and more.
The only way that Nora Phillips —defender of the powerless, protector of immigrant children and families— was flagged as a security risk to anyone is the gross abuse of power.
“We remove content, disable accounts, and work with law enforcement when we believe there is a genuine risk of physical harm or direct threats to public safety.”
ICE Chief Counsel has not yet shared this guidance outside the agency.
Judge Dean D. Pregerson became the first judge of any kind to give a hearing to four Central American children who have been detained at Berks Family Prison for the past two years.
Noe Martinez is a three-year-old U.S. citizen in need of surgery in August to prevent him from losing kidney function completely.
On Tuesday, U.S. District Court Judge M. Dolly Gee issued a long-awaited ruling that gave former President Obama’s “family detention” practices the smackdown they deserve.