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Examining the Human Rights and Legal Implications of DHS’ ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 310 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515 Subcommittee: Border Security, Facilitation, & Operations (116th Congress) Issue: Border Security & Immigration


  • Ms. Laura PeñaPro Bono Counsel, American Bar Association Commission on Immigration 
  • Ms. Erin Thorn Vela, Staff Attorney, Racial and Economic Justice Program, Texas Civil Rights Project 
  • Todd Schneberk, MD, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Co-Director, Human Rights Collaborative, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Asylum Network Clinician, Physicians for Human Rights 
  • Mr. Michael Knowles, President, AFGE Local 1924, Special Representative, AFGE National CIS Council 119 
  • Mr. Thomas Homan, Former Acting Director, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security (minority witness)



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