Tag: Zero-tolerance

Sarah Fabian, a DOJ Lawyer, Argues Detained Migrant Children Don’t Need Soap, Toothpaste or Beds to be ‘Safe and Sanitary’

Sarah Fabian, an attorney in the Department of Justice’s Office of Immigration Litigation, is in the national spotlight for arguing that the government could provide “safe and sanitary” conditions for detained migrant children without supplying items for proper hygiene or even a bed. In a San Franciso courtroom on Tuesday,…

Trauma and Terror: Migrant Detainees Describe Physical Abuse and Torture Tactics in Detention Centers

A court filing made Monday by the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law describes disturbing, torturous conditions migrant detainees are subjected to in United States detention centers, Border Patrol stations and Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities “This story is more than just separating children from their parents. The bigger…