A federal facility in Houston was abruptly shut down after a series of bizarre and disturbing incidents, records obtained by VICE News reveal.
Other temporary facilities have been plagued by allegations of substandard care and abuse.
Dirty, sick children in stained clothes were reportedly sleeping on the floor of the facility.
The attorneys said that hundreds of kids are being held in filthy, overcrowded, and increasingly dangerous conditions.
The Trump administration had argued it was not required to provide access to abortions for migrant teens in custody.
We read Scott Lloyd's novel, “The Undergraduate,” so you don't have to.
Tornillo is being torn down, and fast.
A raped migrant teen asked Trump officials for an abortion. She got counseling with Bible verses and coloring.
Former head of the Office of Refugee Resettlement Scott Lloyd wanted to personally sign off on minors' requests for abortions.
Exclusive: Workers in tent city for migrant children are not getting FBI fingerprint background checks
More than 2,000 workers in the tent city in Tornillo, Texas, have not received FBI background checks, even those directly caring for children.
Trump official was effectively removed in July for failing to track separated migrant families: report
Scott Lloyd made decisions that made it more difficult to reunite children with their families
To get their kids out of federal custody, undocumented parents have to give their fingerprints to the government — and risk deportation.
Office of Refugee Resettlement Director Scott Lloyd investigated a controversial procedure to stop an abortion in progress