Migrant families are claiming they suffered abject cruelty at the hands of employees of the United States Federal Government while detained by U.S. immigration officers at the southern border. Eight immigrant families filed claims with the U.S. federal government February 11 accusing the officers of taking away their children without providing them information and for […]
Does a Parent’s Immigration Status Affect Child Custody?
When it comes to determining child custody, an immigrant’s status (both legal and illegal) usually only matters if the parent wanting custody faces deportation. That matters because deportation would directly affect the child’s life. Typically, there are many other factors that are considered more important than immigration status when fighting for child custody. These factors […]
Asylum Seekers Face New Obstacle at Mexican Border with U.S.
Just when you thought immigration law and how it affects the ongoing situation of Central American migrants arriving at the United States border with Mexico could not get any more confusing, it just did. In a nutshell, the most recent issue is that President Trump now wants the Central American migrants in Tijuana and surrounding […]
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