Protecting Immigrant Youth

The Legal Aid Society's Civil and Juvenile Rights Practices testified before the New York City Council yesterday in support of a proposed law requiring the City's Administration for Children's Services to review its strategies and propose a new plan aimed at protecting the urgent needs of immigrant youth.

Testimony was presented to the New York City Council's Committee on Immigration by Katherine A. Fleet, an attorney in the Civil Practice's Immigration Law Unit, and Theresa B. Moser, an attorney in the Juvenile Rights Practice's Special Litigation and Law Reform Unit.

Read the full testimony.