Tag: immigrant children

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Program cuts for unaccompanied immigrant children could violate settlement, lawyer says

June 5, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

Unaccompanied immigrant children living in U.S. shelters will no longer receive English instruction, legal aid and recreational programs that had been funded by the Office of Refugee Resettlement. A spokesman for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services confirmed […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Feds Argue Kids Don’t Need Lawyers in Immigration Court

December 13, 2018

Via: FindLaw

An eleven member panel of Ninth Circuit federal judges is currently hearing arguments regarding whether or not immigrant children should have free legal representation in immigration court removal proceedings. Specifically, this case centers around an immigrant minor, C.J., who asked […]