Why Did One of America’s Most Controversial Immigration Detention Facilities Get Even Bigger?

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Why Did One of America’s Most Controversial Immigration Detention Facilities Get Even Bigger?

"In July, 29 members of Congress sent a letter to the Justice Department, the Department of Homeland Security, and its Immigration and Customs Enforcement branch urging them to halt the planned expansion of the controversial, privately run Adelanto Detention Facility in California. The letter also called for an independent investigation into allegations of systemic medical neglect and abuse there, which an ICE internal watchdog alleged to have contributed to the death of at least one detainee."

 

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  • Alpert, Megan. "Why Did One of America’s Most Controversial Immigration Detention Facilities Get Even Bigger?", Foreign Policy, November 5, 2015.
  • Human rights
  • Illegal immigrant
  • Immigration officer
  • Immigration policies
  • Immigration policy
  • Migration management
  • Security dispositive