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Two Brazilian Boys Sue Trump Admin for Separating Them Their Fathers for Weeks

The Women’s Refugee Commission which routinely deals with the immigration system, recently pointed out, “the government can also place families into alternative to detention (ATD) programs. Unfortunately, the government eliminated one of its most promising and cost-effective ATD programs – the Family Case Management Program (FCMP) – last year, despite the fact that it is far more appropriate for families seeking asylum than either detention or separation.”