Stacy Jones

  • News

    August 7, 2014

    The Surge

    Why Central American kids are flooding Texas, and what it means in Dallas.

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2014

    When Kids Go to Dallas' Immigration Court

    On any given day, the 10th floor of the Earle Cabell Federal Building in downtown Dallas is filled with men, women and children waiting to appear before an immigration judge. On certain days, like yesterday, many of them are Central American children, having arrived at the United States border, alon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2014

    Why Immigration Judges Say Cornyn and Cueller's Solution to the Surge Won't Work

    Republican Senator John Cornyn and Democratic Congressman Henry Cuellar this week were heralded, by the Morning News among others, for their proposal to hire scores of new immigration judges to begin ruling on child migrant cases within a week or so of their arrival, as a show of force to the Centra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2014

    As the Central American Kids Flooding Texas Get Younger, Lawyers Struggle to Help Them

    A few months ago, just south of the Texas-Mexico border, a 17-year-old girl was cautiously making her way to the Rio Grande river and the American desert beyond. In her arms she carried her 1-year-old daughter. The two made it across, but, like most of the South American women and children flooding ... More >>

  • News

    April 10, 2014

    Deporter in the Court

    Dallas immigration judge Dietrich Sims was notoriously tough on the most vulnerable immigrants. Then they sent him the kids.

  • Music

    February 27, 2003

    The All-American Rejects / American Hi-Fi

    The All-American Rejects (Doghouse/DreamWorks) / The Art of Losing Island (Def Jam)