Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Compassionate US officials 'reunited' El Salvador girl with her mother even though mother had put daughter in hands of human trafficker-AP, 6/9/2014...(US should never return children to parents who sold them to traffickers)

June 9, 2014, "Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrant Minors Sleeping On Plastic Boards, Rotating Through 4 Showers At Shelter," AP, San Diego, via

"Some...say lax enforcement practices encourage children to make the perilous journey. They cite an opinion by U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen of Brownsville, Texas, in December that blasted [US] authorities for releasing a Salvadoran girl to her mother, who hired a smuggler to transport her daughter and was in the country illegally.
“(The government) has simply chosen not to enforce the United States’ border security laws,” the judge wrote."...


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