Judge rules against family detention policy
By Charles Reed, US ICE

Judge rules against family detention policy

WASHINGTON: A federal judge ruled Friday night that the Obama administration can no longer lock up children with their mothers who say they're fleeing violence in their home countries.

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#EndFamilyDetention assistance now available Tz’utujil, a Mayan language

In an international collaboration to #EndFamilyDetention, this website (EndFamilyDetention.com) and the Fundación Tradiciones Mayas of Guatemala humbly present a 7 chapter, 42-part video series about how to navigate the U.S. immigrant detention system in Tz'utujil, an indigenous Mayan language.

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End Family Detention Public Service Announcement Video

This public service announcement video is available in English and Spanish and is intended to raise awareness and call for an end to family detention. The following statements are by women who are imprisoned with their children in the Karnes Detention camp in Texas.

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Protests go nationwide to #EndFamilyDetention

From coast to coast on Tuesday, March 24th people gathered to demand freedom for all refugee families at Karnes and Dilley "family" detention centers. The event coincided with the commemoration of…

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Letters from inside

The Letters From Inside archive is a digital collection of handwritten letters from mothers and children held inside the family prisons in Dilley and Karnes City, Texas. View the Letters…

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2400 dangerous mothers & children?

This morning -- Thursday, November 20 -- in Immigration Judge McPhaul's courtroom, as everyone waited in vain for a working audio connection between the "courtroom" in the Karnes detention center and…

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Announcing the launch of www.EndFamilyDetention.com!

We are pleased to announce the launch of www.EndFamilyDetention.com, a multilingual site aimed at addressing family detention.  Our intention was to build a collaborative digital platform provide information exponentially to…

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Family Detention Film Screening

Friday, November 21, 2014 7:300 - 8:30 p.m. Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center 600 River Street Austin, Texas 78701 A film by Matt Gossage for more information see…

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