n this photo provided by US Customs and Border Protection, detainees including small children sit in one of the cages at a facility in McAllen, Texas, on June 17. Photo: AP

Defendants in diapers? Migrant toddlers are ordered to appear in US courts alone

‘We were representing a three-year-old in court recently who had been separated from the parents. And the child – in the middle of the hearing – started climbing up on the table’

Topic |   US immigration

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n this photo provided by US Customs and Border Protection, detainees including small children sit in one of the cages at a facility in McAllen, Texas, on June 17. Photo: AP
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