A father who was tricked into being voluntarily deported made a desperate attempt to enter the U.S. again to find his child.
A 5-year-old girl fell gravely ill while in Border Patrol custody in McAllen, Texas. Her mother repeatedly sought medical care before her appendix ruptured.
Children who were separated from their parents at the border tell The Intercept that they continue to live in fear.
Nearly two months after they were deported without their children, distraught parents say no one from the U.S. government has contacted them.
Many traumatized and disoriented immigrant detainees in South Texas are simply being dropped at bus stations by ICE — without food, water, or money.