#Detention

  • Article: All Asylum-Seeker Children to Leave Nauru Detention Center by Year's End
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    All Asylum-Seeker Children to Leave Nauru Detention Center by Year's End

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 1, 2018

    The announcement comes as a glimmer of hope and good news. Read more

  • Article: Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US
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    Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    It costs $273,750 per year to detain an unaccompanied migrant in private facilities. Read more

  • Article: Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal
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    Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 7, 2018

    The proposed regulation attempts to rollback on decades-old protections for migrant children. Read more

  • Article: California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform
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    California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2018

    The bill replaces one unjust system with another, advocates argue. Read more

  • Article: 500 Migrant Fathers Stage Hunger Strike in Texas Detention Center
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    500 Migrant Fathers Stage Hunger Strike in Texas Detention Center

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    “We want to get out. He cries every day, he doesn't want to eat. He's only 6 years old." Read more

  • Article: Detained Migrant Parents Pen Heartbreaking Letter Asking for Their Children
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    Detained Migrant Parents Pen Heartbreaking Letter Asking for Their Children

    By Joe McCarthy|July 16, 2018

    Letters have become a powerful testimony during the period of “zero tolerance.” Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways You Can Celebrate Immigrants This July Fourth
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    7 Ways You Can Celebrate Immigrants This July Fourth

    By Joe McCarthy|July 3, 2018

    The founding fathers championed immigration. Read more

  • Article: Federal Judge Orders Trump to Reunite Migrant Families Within 30 Days
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    Federal Judge Orders Trump to Reunite Migrant Families Within 30 Days

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|June 27, 2018

    More than 2,000 children are still being detained and separated from their parents. Read more