PBS NewsHour

What Trump's immigration changes mean for detained children

Clip: 08/21/2019 | 10m 43s

The Trump administration is proposing major changes to rules about how long migrant families can be held in government custody, arguing that the move will yield more humane conditions in detention facilities. But critics fear the regulations will have the opposite effect. William Brangham talks to Warren Binford of Willamette University College of Law, about why she is "horrified" at the proposal.

Aired: 08/21/19

Expired: 09/20/19

Rating: NR

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