Entity: Administration for Children and Families

American Oversight Sues Administration for Records of Family-Separation Policy

December 5, 2018
On Tuesday, American Oversight filed multiple lawsuits regarding the development and implementation of the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS – Family Separation Policy

December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against HHS, ACF, and the HHS Office of Inspector General seeking records related to the administration's family separation policy, including DNA testing to reunite families, conditions of immigrant detention centers, and records from any OIG inspections of the detention centers.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Entities – Family Separation Policy Costs

December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against DOJ, EOIR, U.S. Marshals Service, HHS, ACF, CBP, USCIS, and OMB seeking records related to costs associated with the Trump administration's family separation policy.

FOIA to HHS and ACF Regarding DNA Testing to Reunite Families

October 18, 2018
FOIA to HHS and ACF seeking records related to DNA testing to reunite the 3,000 families separated at the border, and any guidance on this decision and plans to store this data.

FOIA to ACF Regarding Conditions in Detention Centers for Unaccompanied Minors

October 18, 2018
FOIA to ACF seeking records to shed light on conditions and abuse occurring in immigrant detention centers for unaccompanied minors that were separated from their parents at the border, including any records of complaints of abuse and any photos or videos.

FOIA to ACF Seeking Updated Calendars for Senior Staff Officials

October 17, 2018
FOIA to ACF seeking updated calendars for Clarence Carter, Edward Scott Lloyd, Pedro Moreno, Anna Pilato, and Mary Powers.

FOIA to Multiple Entities Seeking Records Related to the Funding of the Administration’s Family Separation Policy

October 2, 2018
FOIA seeking records from multiple entities regarding the cost of the family separation policy, including: the availability or unavailability of funds, any assessment of appropriating funds for the policy, and any constraints on funding.

FOIA to Multiple Entities Seeking Records Related to the Administration’s Family Separation Policy

October 2, 2018
FOIA seeking records from multiple entities to determine the total costs of implementing the family separation policy, as well as records of programs from which funds for housing and reuniting children separated from their parents have been diverted and their costs.