Border crackdown results in immigrant parents and children being separated

By May 22, 2018In the News

Border crackdown results in immigrant parents and children being separated

Aaron Nelsen, Houston Chronicle (May 13, 2018)

The Trump administration this month did not dispute a New York Times report in federal court that more than 700 children, among them at least 100 younger than 4, were separated from an adult who claimed to be their parent. Now, immigrant advocates are bracing for those numbers to dramatically increase as the administration ratchets up prosecutions of immigrants who illegally cross the border with Mexico.

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