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David Yaffe-Bellany

David Yaffe-Bellany is a reporting fellow at the Tribune. He is a senior at Yale University, where he's pursuing a bachelor's degree in English and serves as managing editor of the Yale Daily News. He has previously reported for the New Haven Independent and the Toledo Blade, covering city politics, crime and the occasional cornhole tournament. His bylines have also appeared in the soccer magazine Howler, the sports website Deadspin and the Columbia Journalism Review.

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"Where is my son?": A migrant father was deported in May. His son is still in a Texas shelter.

David Xol and his 7-year-old son, Byron, spent three days in a wooden crate on their way to the U.S. in May. After being separated from his son at the border, Xol was sent back to a remote village in the highlands of Guatemala. He has no idea when Byron is coming home.

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