Changing America 10/27/15

Is Texas allowed to deny birth certificates?

This past May, 25 families filed a civil lawsuit against the Texas health department because the state refused to issue birth certificates to American children born with undocumented parents. ACLU Immigrants’ Rights Project attorney Omar Jadwat and South Texas Civil Rights Project senior attorney Efren Olivares explain the law behind this issue and answer the question if this is even constitutional. ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}