Child Migrants

94% of Child Migrants Who've Received Removal Orders Had No Attorney

by Julianne Hing on Nov 7, 2014 1:20PM

Children are navigating the immigration system without any counsel.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

New Plan Will Let Child Migrants Apply for Refugee Status from Central America

by Julianne Hing on Oct 1, 2014 4:31PM

It's a response to a child migrant crisis which overwhelmed authorities this summer.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration

How an East Harlem Bookstore is Getting 1,500 Books to Migrant Kids

by Aura Bogado on Sep 19, 2014 7:00AM

Bookstore La Casa Azul and the Unaccompanied Latin American Minor Project team up for an extraordinary book drive.

Topics: Child Migrants

Obama Administration: Unaccompanied Minors Crisis Cresting

by Julianne Hing on Sep 17, 2014 12:12PM

The influx has abated.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

Groups Sue Over Fast-Track Deportations of Migrant Mothers

by Julianne Hing on Aug 22, 2014 4:24PM

Women and children fleeing for their lives are being fast-tracked back out of the country, despite their potential claims for asylum.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

California Bill Could Provide Legal Support for Migrant Children

by Julianne Hing on Aug 22, 2014 12:25PM

Children do not have a right to legal representation, and without it, must navigate immigration court alone.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

Central American Child Migrants Testify Before Congress [Photos]

by Aura Bogado on Aug 5, 2014 7:30AM

Three children bring a congressional hearing to tears.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration

U.N. Warns Against Deportations of Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on Jul 31, 2014 5:31PM

President Obama intends to deport most who've made it to the U.S.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

Report: Most Child Migrants With Attorneys Show Up for Immigration Court

by Julianne Hing on Jul 30, 2014 12:28PM

The exact opposite of what Sens. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) have claimed.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants

Civil Rights Groups Challenge Texas City's Attempt to Bar Child Migrants

by Julianne Hing on Jul 23, 2014 12:48PM

A Texas town cannot accept federal money and use it to discriminate against children at the same time, says the complaint.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Child Migrants