US federal judge ruled Tuesday that authorities must reunite children with their parents who were separated at the US/Mexico border and ended the forced separations playing out by the thousands.>>
> It's really hard but I thank God and I pray that I'll be given the opportunity to be with her here.>> Officials will temporarily stop prosecuting adults with children who cross the border illegally while the government seeks to change a court agreement that prohibits keeping children in federal detention for more than 20 days.
>> Facing backlash, Trump last week signed an order ending the separations, but the administration remains committed to the goal of 100% prosecution.>> Why wouldn't we wanna end illegality I ask? What is it about ending illegality that causes such an uproar?>> Tuesday's ruling, a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by the ACLU on behalf of immigrant parents, will force the government to reunite children five and older with their parents within 30 days.
They have just two weeks to reunite children under age five. The ruling gave hope to parents who have lost track of their children.>>