NIJC Press Releases

July 24, 2014

Immigrants’ rights lawyers and advocates have called on the government to halt deportations of women and children in custody at the remote Artesia family detention center in New Mexico, where the U.S. government began warehousing Central American children and women three weeks ago.
 
Lawyers and activists representing 22 groups...

July 8, 2014

Initiatives Must Effectively Address the Humanitarian Emergency and Protect Vulnerable Children

Statement of Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center

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June 29, 2014

$2 Billion Request Fails to Provide Legal Protections and Wastes Taxpayer Dollars

Statement of Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, Heartland Alliance's National Immigrant Justice Center

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June 27, 2014

Statement of Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center

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June 24, 2014

Encuentro Internacional Sobre Niñez Migrante No Acompañada

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June 24, 2014

International Conference on Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

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June 23, 2014

Statement of Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, National Immigrant Justice Center

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June 20, 2014

Statement of Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center

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