BxD Condemns Trump Immigration Orders, Recommits to Defending Bronx Immigrant Community

New York – The Bronx Defenders released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s orders this week regarding new immigration policies:

“The president’s actions this week threaten the well-being, safety, and rights of immigrant families in the Bronx and across the country. As an organization committed to serving one of New York City’s most diverse, vibrant, and multicultural communities, The Bronx Defenders will not stand idle as these orders instill fear and despair in our clients and neighbors. We resolve to work harder than ever for all our immigrant clients — be it in criminal, civil, or immigration court — to zealously defend their rights and protect their families. We remain in this together.”