Judge Orders Border Agencies to Reunite Separated Families Within 30 Days

The deadline for returning children younger than five to their parents is even shorter, under U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw's ruling.

  • Published 27 June 2018
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A judge in California on Tuesday ordered U.S. border authorities to reunite separated families within 30 days, setting a hard deadline in a process that has so far yielded uncertainty about when children might again see their parents. If children are younger than 5, they must be reunified within 14 days of the order issued Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego. Sabraw, an appointee of President George W. Bush, also issued… Read at AP News