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U.S. moves to detain migrant children indefinitely

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 02:09

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced plans to withdraw from a court settlement limiting the government's ability to detain immigrant children beyond 20 days, saying it would hope to detain families longer and expedite their claims in custody.

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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced plans to withdraw from a court settlement limiting the government's ability to detain immigrant children beyond 20 days, saying it would hope to detain families longer and expedite their claims in custody.

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U.S. moves to detain migrant children indefinitely

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 02:09