The Trump administration just opened the door to the indefinite detention of migrant children
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The Trump administration announced on Wednesday it is planning to terminate a Clinton-era agreement governing the humane treatment of migrant children in government custody, opening the door to their indefinite detention along with their parents.

The new rules empower the government to detain migrant children and their families indefinitely, and revise legally-mandated standards of care.

It would also end the Flores Agreement, the 22-year old consent decree that protects young migrants after...

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