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Randi Mandelbaum

Randi Mandelbaum

Randi Mandelbaum is a clinical professor of law, Annamay Sheppard Scholar, and director of the Child Advocacy Clinic, Rutgers Law School. Professor Mandelbaum earned a B.S. from Brandeis University, a J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law, and an LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center. She has devoted her career to working with children and families and has extensive experience in clinical legal education.

What happens to child migrants found alone at the border, from the moment they cross into the US

By: - August 9, 2021

A record number of child migrants have arrived alone at the United States’ southern border this year. As of June 30, 2021, with three months remaining in the U.S. government’s fiscal year, 95,079 children left their countries and crossed the U.S.-Mexico border without a parent or legal guardian, many escaping dangerous and/or exploitative situations back […]