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Immigration Detention

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Quarantine in Solitary Confinement and Attorneys Wear Swimming Goggles to Court, as Batavia Grapples With the Coronavirus Pandemic

The immigration detention center and the immigration court in Batavia continue to operate with little regard for the global pandemic.

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As Coronavirus Threat Loomed, Detainee Says NJ Jail Made No Changes

“The officer’s routines and procedures never changed,” a former detainee said

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Public Pensions Pour Millions into Private Prison Companies

A New York State Pension Fund has One of the Largest Investments in the Country

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Dozens of ICE Detainees Have Been Placed on Suicide Watch in a New Jersey Facility

"My inmate in cell has been exhibiting psychotic episodes. He is becoming a health hazard to everyone."

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A Play Offers a Stinging Account of Immigration Detention in the US

Edafe Okporo's one-man play details the grueling process of getting asylum in the U.S.

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ICE Again Increases Arrests of New Yorkers With No Criminal Records

Statistics illustrate the no tolerance attitude of the Trump Administration as non-criminal arrests spiked 87 percent.

Court Use of Video Teleconferencing Causes Case Slowdown

The immigration courts at Varick Street in New York are still using video teleconferencing for hearings five months after protests ended.