Premature Baby Found in Border Patrol Facility in Texas

The Trump administration has been facing daily criticism over conditions in migrant detention facilities.

  • Published 13 June 2019

The teenage girl with pigtail braids was hunched over in a wheelchair and holding a bunched sweatshirt when an immigrant advocate met her at a crowded Border Patrol facility in Texas. She opened the sweatshirt and the advocate gasped. It was a tiny baby, born premature, being held in detention instead of where she believes she should have been — a hospital neonatal unit. "You look at this baby and there is no question that… Read at AP News