• A federal judge just ordered the Trump administration to pay immigrant families' reunification costs - and a government lawyer called it 'a huge ask'

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to cover the costs of reuniting the immigrant families it separated under its " zero tolerance " immigration policy.
    A government lawyer pushed back, calling that "a huge ask" and saying there weren't enough resources to pay for families' flights and other reunification expenses.
    "The government will make it happen," US District Judge Dana Sabraw responded.
    A federal judge said in a court hearing on Friday that because the Trump administration "improperly separated" thousands of immigrant families at the border, it should also...
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