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immigration

We Toured Carrizo Springs, the Newest Shelter for Migrant Kids: “We Do Things Differently Here”

Other temporary facilities have been plagued by allegations of substandard care and abuse.
Gaby Del Valle
7.11.19
immigration

300 Migrant Kids Removed From Filthy, Crowded Texas Border Patrol Station

Dirty, sick children in stained clothes were reportedly sleeping on the floor of the facility.
6.24.19
immigration

Flu, Lice, and Open Toilets: What Attorneys Saw at Migrant Child Processing Centers

The attorneys said that hundreds of kids are being held in filthy, overcrowded, and increasingly dangerous conditions.
Gaby Del Valle
6.22.19
abortion

Trump Administration Can't Stop Migrant Teens From Having Abortions, Court Rules

The Trump administration had argued it was not required to provide access to abortions for migrant teens in custody.
Carter Sherman
6.14.19
Books

A Trump official's anti-abortion novel involves something called a “Porn Storm”

We read Scott Lloyd's novel, “The Undergraduate,” so you don't have to.
Carter Sherman
4.22.19
immigration

Inside the teardown of Trump's infamous tent city for migrant kids

Tornillo is being torn down, and fast.
Mimi Dwyer
1.8.19
immigration

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.
Carter Sherman
12.17.18
immigration

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.
Mimi Dwyer
Belle Cushing
11.27.18
immigration

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
Carter Sherman
10.23.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Undocumented immigrants have to risk deportation to get their kids back from the government

To get their kids out of federal custody, undocumented parents have to give their fingerprints to the government — and risk deportation.
Roberto Ferdman
6.9.18
trump administration

EXCLUSIVE: Trump officials discussed "reversing" abortion for undocumented teen

Office of Refugee Resettlement Director Scott Lloyd investigated a controversial procedure to stop an abortion in progress
Carter Sherman
1.31.18
abortion

Undocumented teen must wait longer to have an abortion

Allison McCann
10.20.17