january 2019

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon

AP Exclusive: Adoptee deported by US sues S. Korea, agency

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Adam Crapser lives in limbo, a stranger in South Korea, the country of his birth… That search has led him to file a landmark lawsuit against South Korea’s government and a private adoption agency, the Seoul-based Holt Children’s Services, over what Crapser calls gross negligence regarding the way he and thousands of other Korean children were sent to the United States and other Western nations without accounting for their future citizenship.

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January 2019

Photo by Auriza Ugalino

Photo by Auriza Ugalino

“Home is here”: Rally against increased deportation of Vietnamese refugees

Over 100 people rallied at Hing Hay Park January 11 to oppose a new policy from the Trump administration that would allow thousands of Vietnamese refugees to be deported. This could include 1,000 people in the Seattle area, said Kristopher Larsen, one of the organizers of the rally…

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december 2018

Family fights to get adopted son back home after he was deported

Members of a Milwaukee-area family have been fighting to get their adopted adult son back home since he was detained and deported three years ago after a trip to Costa Rica, where he was born. 

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