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Editorial Roundup: Texas

May. 09, 2022 11:44 AM EDT

Dallas Morning News. May 6, 2022. Editorial: Gov. Greg Abbott has gone too far on migrant children He is wrong politically, legally and morally. Gov. Abbott, you have gone too far. Gov. Abbott, you have gone too far. When...

New hearing ordered over California ban on private prisons

Apr. 26, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday agreed to reconsider a ruling that rejected the state’s first-in-the-nation ban on for-profit private prisons and immigration detention facilities. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a new hearing before...

Immigrant families allege discriminatory treatment at clinic

Mar. 15, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Immigrant women and families are calling on Massachusetts officials to investigate complaints of discriminatory and substandard care at the state's largest community health center. Lawyers for Civil Rights, a Boston-based group, on Tuesday filed a formal request for...

Courts give conflicting orders on asylum limits at border

Mar. 04, 2022 21:12 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday upheld sweeping asylum restrictions to prevent spread of COVID-19 but restored protections to keep migrant families from being expelled to their home countries without a chance to plead their cases. Almost simultaneously, a federal...