Torn apart by Immigration Enforcement: Parental Rights and Immigration Detention

Five million children in the U.S. have at least one undocumented parent and three million of these children are U.S. citizens. Immigrant parents who are detained or deported risk losing their U.S. citizen children. This report outlines this loss of parental rights and contains recommendations to remedy the situation.

Published 2011-04-27

Document Information

Publication year
2010
Author(s)
Butera, Emily
Format
pdf, 27p.
Rights
© 2010 Women’s Refugee Commission
Creative Commons License
None
Region
North America
Country
United States
Content Type
Reports
Identifier
ISBN:1-58030-088-X

Document Information

Publication year
2010
Author(s)
Butera, Emily
Format
pdf, 27p.
Rights
© 2010 Women’s Refugee Commission
Creative Commons License
None
Region
North America
Country
United States
Content Type
Reports
Identifier
ISBN:1-58030-088-X