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Immigration Crackdown

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • May 10, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 17:11

Guest: Carolina Núñez, JD, Professor of Law, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University A group of Republicans in the US House have just initiated an unusual move to bypass their leadership and force a vote on a plan to shield “Dreamers” from deportation. “Dreamers” are undocumented individuals who were brought to the US as children. Meanwhile at the US border, immigration officials have been ordered to separate children from their parents and prosecute everyone entering into the country illegally – even those seeking asylum from persecution.