ProBAR shares experiences representing UCs aging out from ORR custody in south Texas. Includes communication with the shelter staff for post 18 plans; communication with the Field Office Juvenile Coordinator; and release requests. Also details ProBAR’s experiences with a Petition for Writ of Habeas and TRO/Preliminary Injunction filed with the federal court and requesting ROR/Bond with the adult deportation officer and Immigration Judge.
Produced for the Vera Unaccompanied Children Network
June 5, 2020
- Miriam Aguayo,Senior Staff Attorney, ProBAR
- Angel Olivo-Garcia, Senior Staff Attorney, ProBAR
- Belia Peña, Pro Bono Counsel, ProBAR