José Antonio Elena Rodríguez, 16, "had a Fourth Amendment right to be free from the unreasonable use of deadly force by an American agent," a court ruled in a landmark decision.
After getting in front of the bus to prevent it from moving, protesters formed a human chain and started chanting “Set the children free!” and “We are America!”
A Justice Department lawyer in San Diego warned border authorities that an increased number of immigration cases “will occupy substantially more of our resources.”
Governor Andrew Cuomo said government is violating the constitutional rights of immigrant children with controversial policy.
They said they were uncomfortable with journalists describing all-round metal fencing as cages.
“This is a story about mothers and their vital roles as mothers."
A spokesperson for the Tohono O’odham tribe called the footage disturbing.
"The mom and dad now have once weekly Skype calls with their [now] 8-month-old baby," the Texas Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services said.
"I saw that you guys are speaking Spanish, which is very unheard of up here," the border patrol agent said.
President Donald Trump has branded the migrant caravan a "disgrace."
President Donald Trump claims Mexican officials haven’t been doing their part to secure the southern border. In the first two months of 2018 alone, Mexico deported more than 16,000 people.
Children were found among 76 immigrants in a tractor-trailer stopped by border patrol agents in Texas.
The groom, awaiting sentencing for smuggling, wed his fiancée at Border Field State Park while a crowd cheered and even stone-face Border Patrol agents cracked a smile.
'It is not unreasonable to infer that a person who has been detained in a station for over 12 hours... has a right to lie down and rest,' an appellate court judge wrote.
Customs and Border Protection is scrambling to hire agents to its dwindling workforce
Texas Highway Patrol is getting immigrants deported for having tinted windows and other minor traffic stops.
Despite a historic low in apprehension, violent attacks on Border Patrol agents and customs officials have skyrocketed.
“This case is truly unprecedented,” says Michael Tan, staff attorney at the ACLU and Hernandez’s lead counsel. “I have never seen Border Patrol and the ORR behave in this way.”
Officials say Border Patrol and ICE are having trouble fulfilling the president's order to add more agents.
Hundreds of people, mainly from Africa but also the Middle East, have walked across the Canadian border, seeking asylum. They are fleeing President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigrants, migrants and refugees agencies say.