Dozens of migrant girls have alleged that they confronted unnecessarily invasive gynaecological procedures with out correct consent while being held at a US immigration detention centre. In December 2020, over 40 girls submitted testimonies searching for to deliver a category motion lawsuit, with 34 alleging unnecessarily invasive gynaecological procedures. The BBC explores these allegations.
You possibly can watch the total story, ‘No say over my physique’ on BBC Information and BBC World Information.
Filmed by: Jeb Brackner, Gabrielle Blackwood, Umit Gulsen
Produced, directed and edited by: Natalia Zuo
Government Producer: Claire Williams