One of the migrant children in detention told visiting lawyers that he was hungry "all the time," and that he's too scared to ask the guards for more food.
All the children were subjected to unsanitary condtions and showed signs of trauma, concluded Dr. Lucio Sevier, whoi visited two "baby jails" on the border.
The fact that only a single case of discipline apparently resulted from more than 200 complaints concerning abused children clearly worried the district judge.
The court ruled in an ongoing legal battle between the ACLU and Trump officials over thousands of children forcibly separated from their parents since 2017.
Senators Grassley and Feinstein demanded an investigation of “alleged widespread and long-term pattern of sexual abuse” in facilities holding immigrant children.
The Department of Justice filed a court document that contradicted Nielsen — and indicates that she may have lied to Congress about family separations.
An eight year-old boy from Guatemala, under detention by Customs and Border Protection, died shortly after midnight on Christmas Day at a New Mexico hospital. He is the second migrant child to die in U.S. ...