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Brittny Mejia

Brittny Mejia is a reporter on the Los Angeles Times’ Metro desk covering breaking news and stories on immigration and race. She is a military brat who calls Germany home and is a graduate of the University of Arizona.
Utilizan exámenes dentales no fiables para retener menores migrantes en centros de detención para adultos

El joven de Bangladesh sentado en el sillón del dentista, en octubre pasado, pensó que lo revisaban para detectar posibles enfermedades.

U.S. is using unreliable dental exams to hold teen migrants in adult detention

The U.S. government use of dental exams to help determine the age of migrants has drawn criticism from immigrant rights advocates and triggered court battles.

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