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NYLAG in the News
Mississippi ICE raids: Children of immigrations arrested left ‘homeless’—’my dad didn’t do anything, he’s not a criminal’
Randye Retkin, Director of NYLAG’s LegalHealth Division, interviewed in Newsweek about the need for Standby Guardianship laws.
Randye Retkin, Director of NYLAG’s LegalHealth Division, wrote this Op-Ed for City Limits about NY’s Standby Guardianship law.