... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and ...
... three family detention centers with a combined capacity of about 3,300 beds. As the Trump administration prepares to ramp up family detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly exploring options to ...
... Department of Justice (DOJ) to make criminal prosecution of immigration offenses a “high priority”—even though such cases already ... Jeff Sessions instructed federal prosecutors to make “immigration offenses higher priorities,” target “first-time improper ...
... world a better place , make millions from their work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the government organization that’s ... stop Big Tech’s “outsized role” in collaborating with immigration enforcement like ICE.
Immigration is a particularly ...
July 30, 2019
... Based on my experience, there’s one thing I can tell you about criminally prosecuting people for crossing the border:
It doesn’t work.
Right now, about 99% of my clients are charged with “1325” and “1326,” the federal ...
July 29, 2019
... comes from a foundation that has been paying attention to immigration issues at the border for years, starting long before the 2016 ... CEO Luz Vega-Marquis recently told me.
I spoke with her about MCF’s support of grassroots groups, and the role philanthropy can play ...
August 28, 2019
... past three decades to push for harsher criminal justice and immigration laws . Interestingly, while only 10% of prisons and jails ...
March 5, 2019
... Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. Future calls will ... and other needed wrap around services.
Please join us for an in-depth conversation with Lindsay Jenkins of the United Nations High ...
May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... has been supporting, who fight on the front lines of immigration and border issues in California and along the southwest border, ... a health foundation. If you have thoughts, send them into us by entering them into the comments section below.
Message to elected ...
June 3, 2019
... departure could not be verified.
Recent media reports about the 2018 DHS estimates of overstays have cited estimates of overstays ...
The Department of Homeland Security recently told Congress that “more children and families are being apprehended between the ports of entry than ever before.” In fact, President Bush’s administration apprehended more children with far fewer resources.
... the 1990’s, detention has become the primary mechanism for immigration enforcement. The overreliance on incarceration and detention ... companies that are involved in operating for-profit prisons, immigration and other detention services and probation services. Companies that ...
May 23, 2019
... the network of companies that currently profit from the US prison and detention system—what criminal justice experts call “the ...
November 5, 2018
This report exposes roughly 4,000 corporations that profit from the devastating mass incarceration of our nation’s marginalized communities.
Learn how investments in private prisons put retirement savings at risk, and how you and your institution can hold these companies accountable.