Friday, August 3, 2018

What is the "Flores settlement"?

The 1997 "Flores settlement" addressing the terms and conditions of the detention of migrant children has been in the news.  In this short piece on The Conversation, I attempt to explain the background behind the settlement, which can be seen as lasting achievement of public interest lawyers who settled a case that had been litigated for years.

KJ

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2018/08/what-is-the-flores-settlement.html

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