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West Texas Detention Facility Enacting Water Conservation Measures After Depletion Of Local Water Tanks
By Julián Aguilar, Texas Tribune EL PASO — A West Texas detention center is operating under a water shortage that has forced the facility to use port-a-potties and shut down its water supply every night to replenish supply tanks.
An attorney representing immigrant women and children detained in New Mexico says her clients will be transferred to a facility in Texas starting today. The news came a day after the federal government announced the New Mexico facility will close … Continue reading