Thursday, 13 December, 2018

Trump doubles down on rejecting undocumented immigrants with no due process

Trump Administration Says It's Reuniting Immigrant Families US reunites 552 migrant children in wake of ‘zero tolerance’ rule reversal
Deanna Wagner | 25 June, 2018, 23:45

"People coming to claim asylum are not illegal immigrants", King said on NBC's "Meet the Press".

Garcia complimented ICE and the Border Patrol in El Paso: "This whole process has been very hard for many of them and they have acted very professionally to implement the start of reunification of parents with their children".

Just outside the hotel-casino where he spoke, more than 200 protesters opposed to the administration's immigration policies blocked a busy road.

Officials from US President Donald Trump's administration late on Saturday said that the US government knows the location of all children in its custody after separating them from their families at the border and is working to reunite them.

Mo Canady, executive director of the Alabama-based National Association of School Resource Officers, said Sessions has important information to share with school resource officers as the nation's top law enforcement officer.

Trump's proposed move would violate immigrants' rights to due process guaranteed by the US Constitution and clarified by the Supreme Court.

"People must simply be stopped at the Border and told they can not come into the USA illegally", Trump said via Twitter on Monday.

Trump's remarks on immigration come less than a week after he signed an executive order to keep families who illegally cross the US' southern border together as they await immigration proceedings.

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At least a half-dozen people wearing red arm bands said they intend to get arrested. She said "there is no justice for thousands of children locked in cages" at the border.

Almost two dozen Nevada groups tried unsuccessfully last week to persuade the national school law enforcement group hosting the conference to withdraw its invitation to Sessions.

Trump's tweets came as House Republican leaders sought to get enough support for a bill that would fund the president's border wall that he promised Mexico would pay for, toughen immigration laws, and offer a path to citizenship for unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S.as children, known as "dreamers".

ICE has posted information in all its facilities to help parents locate and communicate with children in HHS custody by calling a help line that is staffed by live operators for 12 hours a day Monday through Friday, according to the statement.

Migrant parents, all of whom were separated from their children by U.S Customs and Border Patrol, arrive at a shelter after being released from in El Paso, Texas.

Trump's remarks came after the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released its first official data since Trump ended the family separations. This has led to almost 2,000 children being separated from their parents in just six weeks.

Federal prosecutors in California say that the Department of Justice has seen its caseload skyrocket thanks to the new "zero tolerance policy" instituted by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.