October 7, 2016

Tell DHS Secretary Johnson to End Use of Private For-Profit Prisons for Immigrant Detention

In August, in a tremendous victory for human rights, the U.S. Department of Justice announced it would phase out its use of privately operated prisons. The move comes after a scathing report from the Office of the Inspector General detailed poor oversight of private prisons, including denial of healthcare and food and an environment rife with violence. For more, click here.

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