ACLU Sues Government Over Detention Of Asylum SeekersThe ACLU is suing the Trump administration, claiming it is violating immigration laws and its own policies by detaining immigrants who have a solid case for seeking asylum in the U.S.
Immigrant Detainee Who Alleged Abuse To Receive TherapyA federal judge agreed to outside mental-health treatment for a Salvadoran woman seeking asylum who said a guard groped her inside an immigration detention facility.
Homeland Secretary: Border Wall Would Help Ease 'National Crisis'The new head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says she hopes construction on a border wall will begin soon.
ICE Shutters Detention Alternate For Asylum-SeekersThe Trump administration is shutting down the least restrictive alternative to detention available to asylum-seekers who have entered the U.S. illegally.
Court: Asylum Not Automatic For Former Gang MembersImmigrants in the United States illegally are not automatically eligible for asylum on the basis that they are former gang members who risk persecution if they return home.
Syrian Refugees Turn Themselves In At US-Mexico BorderFederal officials say eight Syrians have turned themselves over to immigration authorities along the Texas-Mexico border.
Exhibit Shows Faces, Tells Stories Of Mentally Ill“Fine Line: Mental Health/Mental Illness," is an exhibit by photographer Michael Nye on the Southern Methodist Campus.
Texas Mental Health Funding Leaves GapsPrompted by the attacks of deranged gunmen on a schoolhouse in Connecticut and a movie theater in Colorado, state lawmakers are rushing to plug holes in the system.