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Yeslin, just 9, speaks out from inside the Berks Family detention center
On September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments |

Via DreamACTivist.org Yeslin, just 9, speaks out from inside the Berks Family detention center. This ...

Federal Court Ruling Denies Families in Immigration Detention Review of Legality of their Removal
On September 3, 2016 | 0 Comments |

Via Human Rights First August 30, 2016 Federal Court Ruling Denies Families in Immigration Detention ...

Rape victims in family detention threatened with criminal prosecution for reporting
On June 9, 2016 | 0 Comments |

Obama’s Family Detention Policy: Threaten Rape Victims With Criminal Prosecution As originally posted on Amjo Law ...

A new family detention center in Texas is in the works
On June 8, 2016 | 0 Comments |

As originally published on 6/7/16 Grassroots Leadership condemns reported plans for new family detention center ...

Texas opens door to family detention child care licenses under lowered standards
On February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments |

As published on 2/15/16 at Grassroots Leadership (AUSTIN, Texas) — In a quietly announced decision that could ...

#EndFamilyDetention hashtag campaign goes international
On January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments |

This week, the internet saw photos from across the world with the #EndFamilyDetention hashtag go viral. ...

ICE Leaders: We Will Bring Car Seats to Arrest Families
On December 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on AmJoLaw n light of the disturbing news that the Obama administration ...

Why licensing of family detention as child care should be opposed
On December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments |

From Virginia Raymond: Here's a webinar hosted yesterday on family detention by the Texas office ...

Growing #Hutto27 Hunger Strike by Women at Texas Detention Center
On November 5, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Via Grassroots Leadership November 2, 2015 Asylum-seeking women report that hunger strike is expanding within ...

Solidarity statement with the #Hutto27 and the growing hunger strike movement
On November 2, 2015 | 0 Comments |

A hunger strike movement is taking place across several immigrant detention centers in the U.S. ...

Temporary restraining orders issued against family prison camps
On November 2, 2015 | 0 Comments |

On Friday, a Texas State Judge granted a temporary restraining order preventing the Texas Department of ...

Child care licenses for ICE detention centers?
On October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on VirginiaRaymond.com Child care centers exist to take care of children. The ...

Refugees and Migrants in the U.S.: Families and Unaccompanied Children (Report)
On October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments |

The following is a report by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights regarding the state ...

Why Are Immigrant Mothers Wearing Ankle Monitors?
On October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments |
Inside the ‘pure hell’ of violence against women in Honduras
On October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments |
Shackled “freedom”
On October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Shackled "freedom" is a new series of EndFamilyDetention.com that will document the first-hand experiences of the ...

Leaked recording: ICE Doctor in Charge of Family Detention Admits to Children Losing Weight
On October 8, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally published on Amoachi & Johnson On September 24, 2014, a meeting  took place ...

Univision national report on request to discipline Dilley camp physicians
On October 8, 2015 | 0 Comments |

"Univison national report on our request to discipline physicians at the Dilley children jail." via Amoachi ...

Our Request: Discipline Physicians at Dilley Children Jail
On October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on AMJO Law Physicians are supposed to improve the health of their ...

Time to name names: Physicians who keep the family detention machine running
On September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Originally posted on "The Physicians That Make Incarceration of Toddlers and Children Possible" at Amjolaw.com By ...

Increasing problems with access to lawyers at the Dilley concentration camp
On September 10, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally published on AILA AILA member and CARA volunteer Kim Hunter shares the latest ...

Mothers Released from Family Detention Urge President Obama to NOT APPEAL Judge’s Decision
On August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments |

For immediate release: Agosto 3, 2015 Press Contacts: Esther Portillo, Human Rights Alliance for Child ...

Refugee Families Deserve Real Freedom: NO to REFORMS, BONDS, DEGRADING ANKLE MONITORS AND AGGRESSIVE MONITORING BY ICE
On August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments |

​For Immediate Release: July 31, 2015 Human Rights Alliance for Children and Refugee Families www.refugeerightsnow.com ...

10 Women File Complaint: Victims of Medical Neglect in Family Detention Camps
On July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments |

10 Women File Complaint: Victims of Medical Neglect in Family Detention Camps by Refugee and ...

Progressive Caucus, Judiciary Dems Hold Forum Hearing on Family Detention
On July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream WASHINGTON, DC – On July 28th, the Congressional Progressive ...

American Academy of Pediatrics letter on family detention
On July 28, 2015 | 1 Comments |

July 24, 2015   The Honorable Jeh Johnson Secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security Washington, ...

Family Detention & the Flores Settlement Agreement
On July 28, 2015 | 2 Comments |

As originally published by the Women's Refugee Commission and the Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service ...

#EndFamilyDetention and “out”carceration
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Detention of refugee women and children over the last thirteen or fourteen months at Artesia, ...

Judge rules against family detention policy
On July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on McClatchey DC BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ [email protected] WASHINGTON: A federal judge ruled Friday ...

Federal officials investigate deportation of teen mom who attempted suicide
On July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on McClatchy DC BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ [email protected] WASHINGTON Federal civil rights officials ...

To DOJ: Investigate DHS officials for Federal Crime of Conspiracy Against Rights in Family Detention
On July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally posted on AMJOlaw.com: by Bryan Johnson on July 6, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: ...

Lawyer threatened with contempt for leaking family detention documents
On July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments |

BY FRANCO ORDOÑEZ / Originally posted on McClatchy Washington Bureau "A federal judge has threatened to ...

Under pressure, Homeland Security announces changes to family detention policies
On June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

In a press released dated Wednesday, June 24, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson announced a few changes ...

Imprisoned families protest and chant during Congressional tour of “family” detention center
On June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

This cell phone video footage was released this week and reveals a protest with numerous imprisoned families chanting ...

Mothers at Berks Family Detention Camp Launch Work Strike, Demand Not To Be Left Behind
On June 11, 2015 | 1 Comments |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2015   Mothers at Berks Family Detention Camp Launch Work ...

Suicide note from a 19-year-old mother imprisoned at Karnes with her baby
On June 11, 2015 | 2 Comments |

As originally published on McClatchyDC.  Note: ICE has just deported Lilian.  See story here. "Lilian ...

Texas DFPS: Children in ICE detention have no protection
On June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments |

As originally published here on May 26, 2015 "In this response to our request to ...

United States House of Representatives open letter to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments |
New York City Bar letter to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 26, 2015 | 1 Comments |
House Democratic Members Call for End to Family Detention Program
On May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments |

"A growing number of House Democrats, alongside former detainees and legal advocates, will call on ...

President Obama, Deception Will Not Work: It’s Time to End Family Detention
On May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Co-authored by Leisy Abrego, Alfonso Gonzales, and Shannon Speed* Reposted with permission.  Click here to ...

Emergency message from mother and sick 5 year old daughter inside Karnes concentration camp
On May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments |

via RaicesTexasMedia: "I have a problem here in immigration [Karnes Detention Camp] right now just ...

Letter from #KarnesMoms reaches President Obama, #24hrsfast in solidarity begins nationwide to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments |

On Monday, May 11, 2015, activists and family members of detained women and children met ...

Letter from #KarnesMoms to President Obama to #EndFamilyDetention
On May 12, 2015 | 1 Comments |

May 2015 Your Excellency President Obama - For us it is an honor and a ...

Pictures from the May 2 #EndFamilyDetention Protest in Dilley TX
On May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Featured image by Melissa Biggs [View the story "#EndFamilyDetention Protest in Dilley TX" on Storify]

Lawsuit on behalf of mothers, children at Karnes who were placed in solitary confinement
On April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments |

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of the mothers and children imprisoned at the ...

ACLU letter to ICE Director Sarah Saldaña
On April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments |

April 17, 2015   Sarah R. Saldaña Director U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Department of ...

End Family Detention Public Service Announcement Video
On April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments |

This public service announcement video is available in English and Spanish and is intended to ...

Letter from mothers/families imprisoned at Berks family detention camp
On April 24, 2015 | 1 Comments |

"Following in the footsteps of the brave women at the Karnes prison in Texas, yesterday ...

Hunger strike is a conscience call to end family detention
On April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments |

Reposted with permission by the author By Alfonso Gonzales and Shannon Speed As publilshed on ...