Children in Immigration Detention — What are the International Norms?
Felice D. Gaer, 2019
This article addresses the standards that apply to the detention of migrant children under international human rights law. First I explore the standards of care for children based on binding US treaty obligations; then I take up the question that the minimum standards debate has sidelined – whether it is appropriate to keep migrant children in detention at all.
Updated July 8, 2019.