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Court orders government to reunite families by deadlines

Kyle Grillot for LAist
| A federal judge in San Diego on Tuesday directed the Trump administration to reunite migrant families who have been separated at the border within 30 days.

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.

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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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