Judge: Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy 'Cruel'Judge Paul Crotty said the government may be trying to break detainees' connections to their support system of families and friends and frustrate their ability to retain competent legal representation.
Senator Durbin Calls On Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen To Resign Over Migrant Family SeparationsCalling the Trump administration’s policy a “humanitarian disaster,” Durbin said someone must be held responsible for separating children from their parents.
Feds: 711 Separated Migrant Children Ineligible For ReunificationsThe Trump administration struggled to meet a court-imposed deadline Thursday for reuniting immigrant children and their parents. Nearly 2,600 children ages 5 years and older were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Migrant Reunification Deadline Arrives, But Hundreds Will Remain SeparatedThe federal judge who ordered that separated families be reunited commended the government’s progress so far, with more than 1,000 families reunited.
Over 900 Separated Migrant Families Probably Won't Be Reunited By DeadlineAfter months of outcry over splitting apart migrant families at the border, the US government has just one more day to reunite all eligible families that it separated.
Trump Administration Claims It 'Completed' First Migrant Family ReunificationsThe Trump administration said Thursday it had reunited the bulk of the youngest migrant children separated from their parents at the border, but dozens still remain ineligible for reunification.
As Deadline Nears, Feds Don't Know How They'll Reunite Brazilian Boys With DadsWith one day left on a 72-hour deadline to reunite two Brazilian boys with their fathers, it’s still unclear exactly how the Trump administration will comply a federal judge’s order.
Judge Orders Brazilian Boys Reunited With FathersA federal judge will hold a hearing Wednesday regarding two Brazilian boys held in Chicago for more than six weeks, after ordering them reunited with their fathers by Thursday afternoon.
Lucky Few Migrant Families To Be Reunited TuesdayA few dozen immigrant families are expected to be reunited by a court deadline Tuesday, as the fates of thousands more remain in limbo.
Trump On Immigrant Family Separation Crisis: 'Don't Come To Our Country Illegally'"I'm saying this very simply: We have laws. We have borders. Don't come to our country illegally. It's not a good thing," President Trump said.
Caravan Of Moms Helps Reunite Guatemalan Woman Separated From DaughterJuana and her daughter were separated in early June. Until recently, Juana had been in a detention center in Arizona and her daughter in New York.
Only 54 Migrant Children To Be Reunited By Court Deadline, But Judge Praises 'Progress'Roughly half of the children under 5 years old who were separated from their parents at the border will be back with their moms and dads by a court-imposed deadline Tuesday, but the Trump administration is still not sure when the rest will be reunified.
Government Says It May Need More Time To Reunite Some Separated FamiliesHealth and Human Services is using DNA testing to confirm parentage, which can take time, the government said in a court filing Friday morning.
Government Refuses To Release New Stats On Kids From Separated FamiliesOfficials have repeatedly declined to respond to questions about how many families have been reunited.
Lawyers Seek To Reunite Brazilian Refugees With Separated ChildrenAttorneys for a Brazilian mother and two Brazilian fathers were in federal court on Thursday, trying to reunite three children with their families.