News > Food

Lawyers claim infants, children are in dangerous situation at border detention site

5 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

“In my 22 years of doing visits with children in detention I have never heard of this level of inhumanity,” said an attorney representing the detained youth.
Read more ...

 

Lawyers Say Migrant Children Are Living in ‘Traumatic and Dangerous' Conditions at Border Detention Site

5 monthes ago   |   By Time

A legal team that recently interviewed over 60 children at a Border Patrol station in Texas says a traumatic and dangerous situation is unfolding for some 250 infants, children and teens locked up for up to 27 days without adequate food, water and sanitation.
A team of attorneys who recently visited the facility near El Paso told The Associated Press that three girls, ages 10 to 15, said they had been taking turns keeping watch over a sick 2-year-old boy because there was no one else to look after him.
When the lawyers saw the 2-year-old boy, he wasn't wearing a diaper and had wet his...
Read more ...

 

Lawyers claim dangerous situation at border detention site

5 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

EL PASO, Texas - A legal team that recently interviewed over 60 children at a Border Patrol station in Texas is warning that a dangerous and traumatic situation is unfolding for some 250 infants, children and teens locked up for up to 27 days without adequate food, water and sanitation.
They say kids are caring for each other in the Customs and Border Protection station near El Paso: Three girls, ages 10 to 15, told attorneys they've taken turns keeping watch over a 2-year-old boy.
CBP did not immediately respond to the allegations about the conditions, but has said in recent weeks that it...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Food      Immigration      Onetime      Texas      U.S.      Congress  


Utility PG&E announces $13.5 billion settlement related to deadly fires

Utility PG&E announces $13.5 billion settlement related to deadly fires

PG&E announced a settlement valued at approximately $13.5 billion related to claims from the 2018 Camp Fire, 2017 Northern California wildfires and other fires. Read more ...

Pensacola shooter hosted dinner party to watch mass shooting videos: report

Pensacola shooter hosted dinner party to watch mass shooting videos: report

The Saudi Arabian national who killed three people at Pensacola Naval Air Station hosted a dinner party to view a sick sampling of mass shooting videos the night before his... Read more ...

Ceremony at NH Veterans Home recognizes 78th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

Ceremony at NH Veterans Home recognizes 78th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

A service was held at the New Hampshire Veterans Home in Tilton on Saturday to mark the 78th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Read more ...

Supreme Court keeps federal executions on hold

Supreme Court keeps federal executions on hold

The block keeps a 16-year break in federal executions in place for now. Read more ...

N. Korea envoy at UN says denuclearization ‘already off the table' in talks...

N. Korea envoy at UN says denuclearization ‘already off the table' in talks with US

North Korea's ambassador to the UN has rejected Washington's call for “sustained and substantial dialogue,” saying that the denuclearization sought by the Trump administration... Read more ...

‘Peloton wife' Monica Ruiz gets boozy in new ad for Ryan Reynolds' Aviation Gin

‘Peloton wife' Monica Ruiz gets boozy in new ad for Ryan Reynolds' Aviation Gin

In Peloton's infamously ridiculed TV ad, actress Monica Ruiz - who appeared on television shows like "About a Boy" and "The Exes" - plays the already-thin-and-fit wife whose... Read more ...

Minnesota National Guard identifies 3 killed in copter crash

Minnesota National Guard identifies 3 killed in copter crash

The Minnesota National Guard says three soldiers were killed when their helicopter crashed near St. Cloud. Read more ...

Elon Musk wins ‘pedo guy' defamation case

Elon Musk wins ‘pedo guy' defamation case

A Los Angeles jury found that the Tesla founder Elon Musk did not defame British cave diver Vernon Unsworth by calling him a “pedo guy” in a heated Twitter exchange. The jury... Read more ...

Iran frees Chinese-American scholar for US-held scientist

Iran frees Chinese-American scholar for US-held scientist

Read more ...

Saturday will be sunny with high near 50

Saturday will be sunny with high near 50

Big changes are on the way for the workweek. Read more ...