Jeff Sessions

Don't Despair: Litigate! The Legal Community’s Response to the Family Separation Crisis & How You Can Take Action.

Don't Despair: Litigate! The Legal Community’s Response to the Family Separation Crisis & How You Can Take Action.

The response of civil and human rights advocates has been strategic litigation to remind those in power that they cannot do that, that there is a rule of law, and that it will be enforced.

Jeff Sessions Just Drew a Line Between Parent & Child, but What About You?

Jeff Sessions Just Drew a Line Between Parent & Child, but What About You?

Jeff Sessions stood behind a podium—the welcoming blue of the Pacific glittering behind him, a gentle breeze ruffling his hair—and vowed to separate children from their parents. Directing his words to families immigrating across the southern border of the United States, he said, “If you are smuggling a child then we will prosecute you, and that child will be separated from you.” Separating children from their parents—unless absolutely necessary as in the case of abuse—is an immoral act.