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Detained mothers file lawsuit seeking reunion with children

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| One of the mothers filing the suit is being held at an immigration facility in Irvine. She and her 16-year-old daughter were separated after crossing the border.

Judge Bars Migrant Family Separations, Orders Return Of Children Within 30 Days

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The ruling follows President Trump's signing of an executive order last week reversing his policy of family separations but without providing a timeline for reuniting families.

LA judge to decide on 20-day immigrant child detention limit

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Judge Dolly Gee will rule on whether to grant the Trump administration's request to detain children with their parents beyond the current 20-day limit.

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Scabies has shown up at Victorville immigrant detention center

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First chickenpox, now scabies at Victorville's federal prison, where thousands of immigrant detainees are being held.

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One migrant mother describes separation, reunion and trauma

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Before the Trump administration reversed its policy of separating families caught crossing the southern border, thousands of parents and kids were divided.

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Immigration activists and policy makers fill downtown LA

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Residents protest family separation across the US-Mexico border while policy makers in City Hall discuss refugee rights in California.

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What you need to know about the DACA program now

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If DACA court rulings and changing rules have you scratching your head, you're not alone. Here's where the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program stands now.

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Orange County, other SoCal officials stand with White House at anti-sanctuary meeting

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The White House billed the meeting as one to "discuss shared efforts to end the nullification of federal law and restore community safety.”

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