Public Advocate Letitia James proposes program to help undocumented youth in immigration court

Letitia James says more lawyers are needed to

Letitia James says more lawyers are needed to represent children in immigration court. (August 12, 2014 6:07 PM)

Public Advocate Letitia James says something needs to be done to help undocumented children navigate immigration court.

James says she wants to start a special service for undocumented children who are in the country without their parents.

"These children as young as 5 years old come without any knowledge of our legal system and are expected to represent themselves in immigration court,"...

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