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Mica Rosenberg

U.S. judge blocks expulsions of unaccompanied children under Trump's pandemic-related border rules

18 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON A U.S. district court judge on Wednesday blocked expulsions of unaccompanied children caught crossing into the United States, a setback for the outgoing Trump administration, which said the policy was aimed at limiting the spread of the coronavirus.

'I just couldn't be silent': How American women decided the 2020 presidential race

08 Nov 2020

By Mica Rosenberg, Gabriella Borter, P.J. Huffstutter, Mimi Dwyer and Chris Kahn

Amid pandemic, sharply increased U.S. detention times put migrants at risk

09 Oct 2020

The 31-year-old Cuban rancher arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border after crossing through nearly a dozen countries to seek political asylum in the United States.

INSIGHT-Amid pandemic, sharply increased U.S. detention times put migrants at risk

09 Oct 2020

Oct 9 The 31-year-old Cuban rancher arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border after crossing through nearly a dozen countries to seek political asylum in the United States.

Trump plans to slash U.S. refugee admissions to new low

02 Oct 2020

President Donald Trump's administration has announced plans to let only 15,000 refugees resettle in the United States in the 2021 fiscal year that began on Thursday, setting another record low in the history of the modern refugee program. | Video

Unraveling of Trump policies a distant hope for separated immigrant families

29 Sep 2020

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK A Venezuelan father waiting in Mexico to plead his U.S. asylum case who has yet to meet his newborn daughter. An Iraqi refugee stuck in Jordan despite his past helping U.S. soldiers. A mother sent back to Honduras after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border from her two young children. A Malian package courier deported after three decades in the United States. And an Iranian couple kept apart for years under a U.S. travel ban.

U.S. watchdog to investigate whistleblower's detention allegations

16 Sep 2020

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK U.S. immigration officials said on Tuesday a federal watchdog would investigate complaints made by a whistleblower nurse in a Georgia immigration detention facility who alleged detainees had improperly received hysterectomies and other gynecological procedures.

U.S. watchdog to investigate whistleblower's detention allegations

16 Sep 2020

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, Sept 15 U.S. immigration officials said on Tuesday a federal watchdog would investigate complaints made by a whistleblower nurse in a Georgia immigration detention facility who alleged detainees had improperly received hysterectomies and other gynecological procedures.

Exclusive: Trump administration considers postponing refugee admissions: U.S. official

10 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. officials are weighing whether to postpone or further cut refugee admissions in the coming year amid legal fights over President Donald Trump's refugee policy and uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior official said.

Special Report: Almost Home - COVID-19 ensnares elderly ICE detainee from Canada

14 Aug 2020

NEW YORK James Hill often told his family he just wanted to live moment to moment, like a Buddhist monk. He said it was the only way to survive 14 years in prison after being given a sentence he believed was unjust. But as his release date neared this spring, his nieces and nephews started encouraging their 72-year-old "Uncle Jim" to start thinking about the future.

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