by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 25, 2015
Each detainee is worth about $107 a night to the GEO Group, a private prison contractor.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 23, 2015
Current policies vary across police departments, but mirroring the population of the community police officers serve could help improve relationships.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 20, 2015
One employee was paid $370 a month to work as a “domestic servant” for six days a week.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 19, 2015
Sylvester Owino, who was kept in immigration detention for nine years, asked immigration officials to place him in solitary confinement because "I was losing my mind, you know?"
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 17, 2015
The bill would prohibit new numbers from being issued to anyone who was granted deferred action between June 15, 2012 and November 20, 2014.
by Philip Wolgin - Guest Contributor Posted on March 17, 2015
Overnight, the House bill would make most undocumented immigrants into felons.
The border security bill would exempt activities from 16 environmental laws within 100 miles of the southern and northern U.S. borders.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 16, 2015
Allowing undocumented immigrant beneficiaries of the president's executive action to work would generally boost their individual wages by six to ten percent.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 12, 2015
"It was clearly confusing and devastating to her, as the person in detention, because it was within minutes of hearing this that she lost all hope and did something drastic," the immigrant's lawyer said.
"He was playing with our two-year-old," an immigrant detainee's wife, who witnessed immigration officials remove her husband from their house, said. " They dragged him out of bed and arrested him.”