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Hudson County Votes to Limit ICE Contract

After a heated hearing, the Freeholders decided to expel ICE from the county jail by 2020

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Canadian Pension Fund Grows Investment in Private Prisons by 1100 Percent

Despite the government's views on immigration, Canada’s state pension fund increased its investment in American private prisons 13-fold during the family separation crisis.

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ICE Detainees May Be Scattered As Hudson County Weighs Canceling Contract

The experience of two California counties paints a worrying picture for advocates.

Military bases enforcing U.S. immigration laws may be exceeding their authority

Detentions of immigrants by Army guards may be an overreach of power

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New Jersey Jail is Holding Nearly Triple its Capacity in ICE Detainees

Bergen County jail held three times its listed capacity of ICE detainees at the start of the 2018 fiscal year.

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Neighboring County Sheriffs Differ on How to Detain Immigrants

The Albany County Sheriff and Rensselaer County Sheriff both hold immigrant detainees, but differ in their detention practices. The result: some detainees have lawyers in one facility and don't in the other.

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For One Man, Immigration Detention Nearly Meant Death

Miguel Almonte says he was denied healthcare in a New Jersey detention center, while his health rapidly deteriorated

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Attorneys Aid Hundreds of Detainees in an Albany Jail

The Albany County Correctional Facility has seen an unprecedented surge in its immigrant detainee population