The New York Civil Liberties Union wrote a letter to the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to demand they develop a more detailed plan to prevent and respond to COVID-19 exposure in ORR facilities.

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Children in ORR custody, like other people in detention, are particularly vulnerable to outbreaks of contagious diseases. It is imperitive that the ORR create and communicate publicly a more detailed plan to deal with this rapidly evolving and worsening public health crisis.