Stories of Young Women’s Unspeakable Harm
FOIA documents from 2010 to early 2015 document abortion requests from approximately 26 unaccompanied immigrant minors. Many of these girls had been raped either in their home country and/or on their journey to the U.S. All of them have heartbreaking stories. There are several instances in which the girl was effectively kicked out of a religiously affiliated program because she requested an abortion Below are some of their stories. Each of the below girls is assigned a pseudonym to protect their identities.