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SEPARATED FAMILIES PROJECT
Read articles about events that sparked life into our separated family project.
Philly’s ICE field office is flouts its own agency’s guidance, putting lives in danger | Opinion
August 8, 2021
‘It just feels surreal’: Family reunites after father’s detention at York County Prison
Carmona, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee at York County Prison, was on the transfer list. The agency, which is ending its contract with the prison, had been releasing some detainees but sending others to out-of-state prisons. Before detainees are transferred, they get a virus test and their account is closed.
August 6, 2021
Asylum-Seekers Are Entering The U.S. Again — But Many More Migrants Are Left Behind
Earlier this week, the Honduran migrants walked across the international bridge from the infamous migrant camp in Matamoros, Mexico, received a notice to appear in U.S. immigration court, and settled into a cozy condo in Brownsville, Texas.
March 6th, 2021
Berks detention center is now empty, but will it stay that way?
The question is whether it will stay that way.
March 2, 2021
Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Say They’re Being Held Inside An Overcrowded Facility Without Showers
March 14, 2021
Texas family detention centers expected to transform into rapid-processing hubs
March 4, 2021
Berks County denies Reading Eagle request seeking details about residential center proposal
At a meeting last week, the commissioners approved sending a letter of support for a white paper proposal from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for the Bern Township center.
Mar 5, 2021
Biden’s Executive Orders and Their Impact on Thousands of Pennsylvania Immigrants
February 23, 2021
Joint Letter to HHS and CDC on Orders Authorizing Border Expulsions
February 22, 2021
Human Rights First Partners with Dechert LLP, Aldea PJC to Provide Representation to Refugee Families Detained in Pennsylvania
July 24, 2018
TWO BOYS SUE THE U.S. GOVERNMENT FOR SEPARATING THEM FROM THEIR FATHERS
June 22 2018, 12:58 p.m.
‘He cried and hugged me’: Brazilian still separated from son
June 22, 2018