A lawsuit argues that the US should appoint lawyers to represent undocumented children facing deportation

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A lawsuit argues that the US should appoint lawyers to represent undocumented children facing deportation

March 25, 2016 | Eric M. Johnson | Reuters News Service
Lawyers for nine children suspected of being illegal immigrants argued on Thursday that they have the right to a court-appointed attorney, in a lawsuit that challenges the notion that minors can competently represent themselves.
Tags: Deportation | Immigration Process