AP: Babies Jailed in “Tender Age Shelters” Across South Texas

HeadlineJun 20, 2018
H3 babies jailed tender age camps

The Associated Press reports babies and toddlers are being detained in at least three so-called baby jails in South Texas—in Brownsville, Raymondville and Combes—with a fourth “baby jail” slated to open soon in Houston. The government calls them “tender age shelters.” Many of the children are under 1 year old.

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