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Kristina Cooke

Trump attorney general's ruling expands indefinite detention for asylum seekers

17 Apr 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO The U.S. Attorney General on Tuesday struck down a decision that had allowed some asylum seekers to ask for bond in front of an immigration judge, in a ruling that expands indefinite detention for some migrants who must wait months or years for their cases to be heard. | Video

Denials of U.S. immigrant visas skyrocket after little-heralded rule change

15 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO When Arturo Balbino, a Texas construction worker, walked into his visa interview at the American consulate in the northern Mexican border town of Ciudad Juarez in March, he wasn't nervous. He felt good. | Video

U.S. government says it could take two years to identify families separated at border

07 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON It could take the U.S. government up to two years to identify potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents by the authorities at the southern border, the government said in a court filing.

Mumps, other outbreaks force U.S. detention centers to quarantine over 2,000 migrants

11 Mar 2019

Christian Mejia thought he had a shot at getting out of immigration detention in rural Louisiana after he found a lawyer to help him seek asylum.

Mumps, other outbreaks force U.S. detention centres to quarantine over 2,000 migrants

10 Mar 2019

Christian Mejia thought he had a shot at getting out of immigration detention in rural Louisiana after he found a lawyer to help him seek asylum.

UPDATE 1-Mumps, other outbreaks force U.S. detention centers to quarantine over 2,000 migrants

10 Mar 2019

March 10 Christian Mejia thought he had a shot at getting out of immigration detention in rural Louisiana after he found a lawyer to help him seek asylum.

More than 2,000 migrants quarantined in U.S. detention centers due to disease outbreaks

10 Mar 2019

March 10 Christian Mejia thought he had a shot at getting out of immigration detention in rural Louisiana after he'd found a lawyer to help him seek asylum.

Trading places: Unauthorized immigrant arrested after seeking detained son’s release

24 Feb 2019

The U.S. immigration agents who arrested Armando outside his Ohio home last fall would have had little trouble finding him: He had provided his address and fingerprints weeks earlier in a bid to get his 15-year old son out of government custody.

U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

22 Feb 2019

A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by the Trump administration, which could greatly expand the scope of a lawsuit challenging the separations.

First stop for migrant kids: For-profit detention center

14 Feb 2019

HOMESTEAD, Fla., SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. For a growing number of migrant children, this is their first home in America: a sprawling campus dotted with beige buildings, massive white tents and metal trailers, next door to a U.S. Air Force base.

World News

In divided America, Mueller report hardens the most strident

After months as volunteer activists demanding that President Donald Trump be impeached, Eileen and Michael O'Brien sat on their couch on Thursday, cracked open a laptop and began to read the 448-page special counsel report that liberals have dreamed would make impeachment a reality.