Advocates Oppose Gov't Monitor Picks In Immigrant Kids Suit

Law360 (August 27, 2018, 11:01 PM EDT) -- A class of immigrant minors on Friday urged a California federal judge to oppose potential independent monitors nominated by the Trump administration to oversee compliance with the so-called Flores Settlement Agreement, saying that they do not have adequate experience working with children.

The government suggested in filings Friday that the court appoint Michael Schneider Sr., who previously served as the U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas until 2016, and John Amaya, who held senior leadership roles at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security until 2017 and is now a partner at Berliner Corcoran & Rowe LLP.

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