Office of Refugee Resettlement
Scott Lloyd’s career has focused on crusading against abortion, not caring for migrant children.
A program that provides help to unaccompanied minors was slashed just as the government has instituted policies that split kids from parents.
Trump administration officials will no longer be able to block undocumented immigrant teenagers in federal custody from getting abortions, thanks to a court order issued by a federal judge Friday night.
"There is a law that says they have a right to health services and to legal and safe abortions."
Scott Lloyd's handling of cases involving pregnant teenagers is under scrutiny.
A panel of judges ordered the Office of Refugee Resettlement to allow the teenager to talk to a judge
Documents exclusively obtained by VICE News show how an anti-abortion Trump appointee has been handling cases involving pregnant teens
Office of Refugee Resettlement Director Scott Lloyd investigated a controversial procedure to stop an abortion in progress
The 17-year-old is in her second trimester and first asked for an abortion two weeks ago.
President Trump's crackdown on refugees being admitted to the United States could have huge impact on places like Toledo, Ohio, where refugees have been settling for years.