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    Trump Administration Stops Underage, Undocumented Immigrants from Getting Abortions

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    The Trump administration has taken steps to prevent underage, undocumented immigrants from getting abortions.

    Trump official halts abortions among undocumented, pregnant teens

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    The policy marks a departure from the Obama administration, when an undocumented teen’s request was not reviewed unless she sought federal funds.

    Smith, Jayapal Call For Immigration Detention System Reforms

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    The Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act would increase protections for immigrants jailed in private facilities.

    Trump Wants to Make It Easier to Detain and Deport Unaccompanied Central American Children

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    The White House insists on overhauling how children at the border are treated as part of any deal that protect Dreamers.

    Pregnant Immigrants Say They’ve Been Denied Medical Care in Detention Centers

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    A complaint alleges ICE is violating its own guidelines for the treatment of pregnant asylum-seekers.

    Trump’s Immigration Proposal Could Make It Radically Harder to Get Asylum

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    The president is demanding tougher asylum rules as part of any legislation to protect Dreamers.

    ICE Detained a Pregnant Rape Survivor for Six Months, Records Show

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    ICE has detained 525 pregnant women since last October, which advocates call part of a troubling trend under Trump.

    DACA supporters vow resistance to Trump’s demands for deal on immigration

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    Thousands of Salvadorans, Haitians and others now sheltered in the United States from danger in their home countries might have to leave under a crackdown the Trump administration is weighing on a program that critics slam as "back-door" immigration.

    Immigrants in U.S. Seeking Safe Haven Worry Trump May Send Them Back

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    Thousands of Salvadorans, Haitians and others now sheltered in the United States from danger in their home countries might have to leave under a crackdown the Trump administration is weighing on a program that critics slam as "back-door" immigration.

    Family planning sector welcomes Kanem as new UNFPA head

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    “Given current political uncertainties and the global refugee crises, it is critical that we all step up to protect the health and rights of at-risk women and girls. UNFPA has an essential role to play in advancing that agenda,” said Sarah Costa, WRC’s executive director.

    Cada vez hay más mujeres detenidas por ICE en un contexto hecho para hombres

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    La cantidad de mujeres y niñas en centros de detención migratoria de los Estados Unidos ha aumentado exponencialmente en los últimos años, pero los centros de detención están ideados y manejados para hombres, indicaron abogados de derechos humanos.

    Denuncian maltrato a mujeres embarazadas en centros de detención para inmigrantes

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    Los testimonios de diez embarazadas se incluyen en una queja presentada ante el Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS) que alega que han sido víctimas de detenciones indebidas y falta de atención médica en cárceles ICE.

    ICE Violates Own Policy by Locking Up Pregnant Women, Complaint Alleges

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    Lawyers in South Texas say they noticed the change about two months ago: More pregnant women, who normally would have been released quickly, were being held for weeks in detention centers run by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

    ICE Not Following Its Own Rules on Releasing Pregnant People

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    Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in August 2016 issued a policy recommending that pregnant people “generally not be detained.” Aside from incidents of mandatory detention or extraordinary circumstances, ICE followed that strategy.

    But there are indications that the federal immigration agency has revoked that policy and is now detaining pregnant people “at the rate of one per day,” according to advocates.

    J. Potashnik and Associates Offers Immigration Fraud Defense to Asylum Seekers

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    A substantial number of the U.S. public organizations have signed a joint letter opposing the bill. This list includes Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, League of United Latin American Citizens, National Association of Social Workers, the Episcopal Church, Women's Refugee Commission and many more nonprofits.

    Complaint alleges harm to pregnant women in immigration detention centers

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    The complaint — made to the department’s inspector general and civil rights officer — alleges that the women suffered physical and psychological harm and asks the department to investigate the cases and report on what steps immigration authorities will take to enforce its policies on the detention and treatment of pregnant women.

    Why is ICE Detaining So Many Pregnant Women?

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    Emma is one of the hundreds of undocumented pregnant women who are sent to an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center after crossing the border — even though ICE policy forbids detention of pregnant women except under "extraordinary circumstances."

    ICE Continues to Violate Its Own Policy and Detain Undocumented Pregnant Women

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    Despite a department policy discouraging the prolonged detainment of pregnant women, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has routinely arrested them since President Trump took office and commenced his assault on immigration. The continued detention of pregnant women prompted a coalition of several legal advocacy groups to file a complaint with the Department of Homeland security on Tuesday.

    Two Women Say They Lost Pregnancies In Immigrant Detention Since July

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    Immigration and Customs Enforcement disputes elements of their stories. But lawyers and immigrant rights groups fear an alarming trend is developing under the Trump administration.

    She Miscarried While Detained by ICE and They Locked Her Back Up

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    Immigration advocates say that government officials are no longer as lenient on pregnant women they believe are in the country illegally.