Inside The Fight Against Private Immigration Detention | KALW

Inside The Fight Against Private Immigration Detention

Nov 26, 2019

Last month, California became the first state in the nation to abolish private prisons. Lawmakers include immigration detention centers in their bill — most of those are run by private companies. But Immigration and Customs Enforcement is fighting back. Bay Area politicians accuse the agency of bending federal law so that it can continue detaining immigrants in California.

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