Family separation

ICE Accused of Detaining Parents Separated From Kids

"While the Trump administration claims to be doing everything it can to reunify families, ICE is detaining parents at this very moment who should be released and reunited with their kids immediately," said Sandra Cordero, director of Families Belong Together.

U.S. Doesn't Know How Many Migrant Children Separated

"Thousands of children may have been separated during an influx that began in 2017, before the accounting required by the court, and HHS has faced challenges in identifying separated children," a new government report said.

DOJ Says Separated Families Are Not Owed Support

The Trump administration does not have any "constitutional duty" to provide reunited families with the "post-release care they appear to be seeking," a Justice Department attorney said.

Hundreds of Migrant Children Separated From Parents

The administration was first ordered to reunify by July 26 the 2,551 migrant children that were separated from their parents after families illegally crossed the U.S.-Mexico border.

Trump Says Family Separation Deters Immigration

"We're looking at a lot of different things having to do with illegal immigration," he said, calling on Congress to pass immigration reform legislation. "We're going to do whatever we can do to get it slowed down."

One Mother's Hellish Journey to Find Her 8-Year-Old Son

A federal judge ordered the reunification of families separated by the Trump administration, but the nightmare continued for hundreds of migrants. One mother's desperate campaign to get her son back.