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Rebekah Sager
July 12, 2019 - 7:43 am
As President Donald Trump's administration orders a national sweep of undocumented immigrants in 10 cities to begin Sunday, a local Los Angeles immigration attorney says the raids have quietly already begun. An immigration attorney in San Diego released a statement saying that ICE raids began as...
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AP
June 26, 2019 - 7:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — It took last-minute changes and a full-court press by top Democratic leaders, but the House passed with relative ease a $4.5 billion emergency border aid package to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border...
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June 25, 2019 - 7:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is threatening to veto a $4.5 billion House bill aimed at improving the treatment of migrant families detained after crossing the U.S. southern border, saying the measure would hamstring the administration's border security efforts and raising fresh questions about...
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Associated Press
September 06, 2018 - 10:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Thursday it is abandoning a longstanding court settlement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept locked up, and it is proposing new regulations that would let the government detain families until their immigration cases are decided...
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August 31, 2018 - 2:32 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration is under increasing pressure to speed up the reunification of immigrant families it separated at the Mexican border, following allegations three youngsters were sexually abused while in U.S. custody. The government of El Salvador said the three, ages 12 to...
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AP
August 03, 2018 - 3:02 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge in San Diego says the Trump administration is "100 percent" reponsible for reuniting the families it forcibly separated at the border. With hundreds of kids forcibly separated from their families at the border still waiting to be reunited with them, it's now up to...
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AP
July 20, 2018 - 4:45 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A federal judge in San Diego praises the Trump administration on the progress it's made in reuniting more than 2,500 kids forcibly separated from their parents at the border. The praise comes even though Justice Department attorneys said only about 450 of these kids had been returned...
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AP
July 17, 2018 - 4:45 pm
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Wet and muddy from their trek across the Mexican border, immigrant children say they sat or lay on the cold, concrete floor of the immigration holding centers where they were taken. It was hard to sleep with lights shining all night and guards kicking their feet, they say...
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AP
July 07, 2018 - 11:47 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A judge on Friday refused to grant the Trump administration a blanket extension of the deadline to reunite children separated from their parents at the border, instead of acknowledging that more time may be justified only in specific cases. The administration said it needed more...
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July 06, 2018 - 3:03 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration asked a judge Friday for more time to reunite families who were separated at the border under its "zero-tolerance" policy to prosecute every person who enters the country illegally. After a two-hour hearing, the judge put the administration's request off...
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