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Emily Ruiz

For Little Emily, the Story Has Not Yet Ended

David Sperling | Posted 06.05.2011 | Media
David Sperling

Why didn't the media try to resolve the conflicting accounts in the case of Emily Ruiz's deportation? Why doesn't anyone want to follow up and determine who is telling the truth?

Emily Samantha Ruiz, Girl Subjected to De Facto Deportation, Gets a Fitting Toy for Ride Home (Video)

Ted Hesson | Posted 05.28.2011 | New York
Ted Hesson

On March 28, I flew to Guatemala City to meet with Emily Samantha Ruiz as she prepared to return home. Despite being a US citizen, Emily was subjected to de facto deportation on March 11.

4-Year-Old Deported By Feds Is Coming Home

Posted 05.28.2011 | New York

The 4-year-old US citizen who was de facto deported by Customs and Border Protection is coming back to America, in style. "Immigration treated her li...

Elise Foley

Feds Send 4-Year-Old U.S. Citizen Back To Guatemala | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A 4-year-old girl born in New York was detained by immigration officials and then sent back to Guatemala, separating her from her parent...