In this July 7, 2015 file photo, immigrants from El Salvador and Guatemala who entered the country illegally board a bus after they were released from a family detention center in San Antonio, Texas. Previously, children entering the country with parents stayed with the parents while their cases were adjudicated. Now the children and parents are separated.
In this July 7, 2015 file photo, immigrants from El Salvador and Guatemala who entered the country illegally board a bus after they were released from a family detention center in San Antonio, Texas. Previously, children entering the country with parents stayed with the parents while their cases were adjudicated. Now the children and parents are separated. Eric Gay AP
In this July 7, 2015 file photo, immigrants from El Salvador and Guatemala who entered the country illegally board a bus after they were released from a family detention center in San Antonio, Texas. Previously, children entering the country with parents stayed with the parents while their cases were adjudicated. Now the children and parents are separated. Eric Gay AP

DHS is considering separating mothers and children who cross the border illegally

March 07, 2017 09:05 PM