Tag: Immigration

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Homestead Migrant Child Detention Camp Emptying For Now

In Florida, the Homestead migrant child detention camp that has housed about 14,300 undocumented children in total since March 2018,is emptying out. Health and Human Services (HHS) told AP News that all children who had been at the facility are now with family members or at smaller state-licensed centers. The…

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Another Migrant Dies in U.S. Custody, Remains Unnamed

Migrants continue to die while in U.S. custody. A 32-year-old man from El Salvador died Thursday morning just hours after being apprehended by Border Patrol agents, CNN reports. The unnamed migrant “fell into medical distress” while being processed at the Lordsburg Border Patrol Station, more than two hours away from…

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ACLU Promises More Appeals to Stop Wall on Southern Border

On Friday night, the Supreme Court was split on whether or not to allow the Trump administration to use $2.5 billion in Pentagon funds to build part of the president’s wall along the southern border. The Supreme Court’s conservatives won out and set aside a lower-court ruling for the Sierra…