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Association of Bay Area Governments
September 2015

Bay Area Services to Unaccompanied Immigrant Children: A Regional Response to Provide for Unaccompanied Immigrant C hildren in the San Francisco Bay Area
By Lead Author: Alejandra Barrio

Altogether, the Immigration Courts in San Francisco recorded a total of 2,868 juvenile cases filed in 2014, a staggering 816%increase in cases relative to the 313 case filings in 2013. According to data from immigration court records for fiscal years 2012 to 2014, an average of 73% of children with legal representation were permitted by to stay in the U.S. On the other hand, only 15% of children without legal representation were allowed to stay in the U.S......[Citing TRAC research].

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