This week on Fronteras:
Immigration- A Texas Judge freezes President Obama’s immigration protection plan that was supposed to start this week. The Obama administration says it will appeal but 26 states are fighting it. We’ll examine who’s against it and which immigrants are affected and how. At the Mexican Consulate in Dallas, residents affected by the hold say they’re worried.
Children in Detention- Attorneys claim immigrant children held in detention centers are not getting basic protections.
Mentally Ill Inmates- In New Mexico, a look at efforts to help mentally ill inmates find the treatment they need when they get out of prison. One mother tried to get help for her son, but it came too late.
We talk we the director of CineFestival, the nation’s longest running Chicano film festival.