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San Diego, California. One of the US border security agencies faces a new lawsuit against.
This adds to the many complaints that human rights associations and migrants have made against the Border Patrol during the administration of President Donald Trump.
According to official reports, Several lawyers this week filed a lawsuit on behalf of a girl 9 years, Salvadoran origin.
According to the lawsuit, this group officers violated the Agreement Flores and held in a facility of the US office the girl and her mother, for longer than permitted by law.
The Flores Agreement, prohibits prolonged arrest of children undocumented facilities oficianas ICE or Border Patrol and sets, also, that children can not be held for more than 72 hours.
But nevertheless, many lawyers who assist migrants legally in the US borders, ensure that parenting time can be up to 20 days, by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
Lawyer, Hunter Carter, representing Salvadoran, Adaluz said Lopez Martinez and her daughter, They remained retained by the agency for longer than the allowed.
This event was promoted by the organization that assists migrants, To the other side.
"It is unacceptable and unpredictable that the government routinely lies in the position of having children by more than the 72 allowable hours ", Carter said.