Felipe Montes

Rep. Gutierrez: Stop Deporting Parents as Reform Debate Unfolds

by Seth Freed Wessler on Dec 18, 2012 9:55AM

After new data reveals rapid pace of parental deportation, key congressional leader and advocates pressure President Obama to broaden his DREAM Act order.

Topics: Immigration Reform, Felipe Montes, Immigration

Nearly 205K Deportations of Parents of U.S. Citizens in Just Over Two Years

by Seth Freed Wessler on Dec 17, 2012 9:45AM

New data obtained by Colorlines.com shows the disturbing pace of parental deportation has not changed, despite ICE vow to use greater "discretion."

Topics: Immigration Reform, Felipe Montes, Immigration

A Deported Father Wins a Long, Painful Fight to Keep His Kids

by Seth Freed Wessler on Nov 28, 2012 9:53AM

Felipe Montes's story drew national attention and rare federal intervention not because it is unique, but because it is increasingly common.

Topics: Felipe Montes, Immigration

Felipe Montes Enters Final Day Of Testimony In Fight For His Kids

by Seth Freed Wessler on Nov 20, 2012 9:12AM

One deported man's struggle to regain parental custody of his children enters its final stage.

Topics: /NOW, Felipe Montes

Deported Father Granted More Time To Fight For His Kids

by Seth Freed Wessler on Oct 26, 2012 11:21AM

Felipe Montes has been granted an extension to his humanitarian parole.

Topics: /NOW, Felipe Montes

Deported Dad Granted Visits With His Children, But Not His Parental Rights

by Seth Freed Wessler on Oct 15, 2012 10:21AM

Felipe Montes is still fighting to save his family.

Topics: Felipe Montes, Immigration

Calif. Gov Protects Some Immigrant Families, Leaves Others Out in the Cold

by Seth Freed Wessler on Oct 1, 2012 10:26AM

The bills, inspired in part by Colorlines.com's Shattered Families investigation, take steps to stop U.S. citizen children from getting stuck in foster care if their parents are detained and deported.

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Felipe Montes

Decision on Deported Dad's Parental Rights Will Have to Wait

by Seth Freed Wessler on Sep 26, 2012 9:38AM

The protracted case over Felipe Montes's parental rights will continue another day.

Topics: Felipe Montes, Immigration

Federal Departments Will Research Children and Immigration Enforcement

by Seth Freed Wessler on Aug 24, 2012 2:56PM

Seth Freed Wessler reports.

Topics: /NOW, Felipe Montes

Deported Dad's Parental Rights Hearing is Postponed

by Seth Freed Wessler on Aug 10, 2012 1:56PM

Felipe Montes has been fighting for 21 months to regain custody of his three children.

Topics: /NOW, Felipe Montes