PBS NewsHour

Family separation lawsuit offers chilling details

Clip: 07/05/2018 | 5m 7s

Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar says that the Trump administration is working to comply with a federal court order deadline to reunite immigrant families separated at the border. Meanwhile, 17 states and the District of Columbia have filed a lawsuit over the family separation policy. Lisa Desjardins shares chilling first-hand accounts with Judy Woodruff.

Aired: 07/05/18

Rating: NR

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