Scott Lloyd, the head of the Trump administration's Office of Refugee Resettlement who oversaw shelters for unaccompanied immigrant minors, will move to a new role at the Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives, said the Department of Health and Human…
By Associated Press
What she couldn’t have known was how difficult it would be to get Sofi back.
By Amna Nawaz
California will introduce group trials on Monday, July 9, 2018, for people charged with entering the country illegally.
By Elliot Spagat, Associated Press
President Trump’s executive order on Wednesday halts his policy of family separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, but 2,300 children have already been separated from their families since May. Lawyers who are working frantically to track down the children now say…
By PBS NewsHour
By Megan Thompson, Melanie Saltzman
Some school districts are rethinking "zero tolerance" discipline policies, which lead to students being arrested for minor violations and disproportionately affect students of color. In 2014, a Philadelphia deputy police commissioner reversed a longstanding policy of automatic arrests, an approach…
By Will Wessert, Associated Press
Ted Cruz has staged a dramatic about-face on the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies.
At a jail with death rates four times the national average in New Orleans, teenagers and young men are trying a new program that enrolls them into full-day high school classes for diplomas, using the same curriculum and tests as…
A number of studies over the years have linked a child's exposure to the criminal justice system with increased odds of dropping out of school. The NewsHour recently traveled to Texas, a state that is sending thousands of kids to…
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