Trump administration hit with lawsuits over inhumane treatment of migrant detainees
The Trump administration is increasingly being challenged on its hardline immigration stance by lawsuits alleging inhumane and illegal treatment of migrants held in detention facilities.
Among the latest suits was one filed in a California district court on Monday by the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law on behalf of more than 200 detainees.
The claimants, mostly immigrants from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, repeatedly alleged that detention conditions have included unsanitary drinking water, spoiled food and inadequate opportunities to bathe.
One mother of children aged... read more
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