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Trump Administration: Abortion and Government Custody

trump administration: And the person seeking an abortion should not be meeting with an attorney regarding her termination or seeking a waiver exempting her from a state requirement that minors get a parent's consent, he wrote in another, according to Metro News. The apparent new policy is being put to the test, as lawyers have gone to court to try to force the government to allow a 17-year-old Central American being held at a Texas facility to get an abortion. Facilities under HHS should not be supporting abortion services pre or post-release, but rather life-affirming options counselling Lloyd wrote in an email. They accuse the Trump administration of trying to stop any immigrant teens in government custody from terminating a pregnancy. She declined to give her client's name and native country due to privacy concerns. She's being used as a pawn, Rochelle Garza, a lawyer appointed to represent the interests of the teen, told The Associated Press on Thursday. ( As reported in the news.