Talks Fail On Treatment Of Detained Immigrant Children

Law360, New York (July 20, 2015, 10:07 PM EDT) -- Plaintiffs seeking to enforce a 1997 class action settlement that set national standards for the treatment of children detained by immigration authorities have failed to reach a deal with the federal government, according to documents filed in California federal court Friday.

The Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas, holds women and children seeking asylum in the U.S. (Credit: AP) In a status report, the U.S. Department of Justice and immigration attorneys asked U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee to rule on competing motions to enforce and modify the 18-year-old court settlement, explaining that the parties couldn’t reach a compromise in the...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Attached Documents

Related Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Subscribers Only

Case Number

Subscribers Only

Court

Subscribers Only

Nature of Suit

Subscribers Only

Judge

Subscribers Only

Date Filed

Subscribers Only

Law Firms

Government Agencies