Homeland Security reviews use of private detention centers

Andy Uhler Nov 30, 2016
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An immigrant makes a call from his "segregation cell" at the Adelanto Detention Facility on Nov. 15, 2013 in Adelanto, California. John Moore/Getty Images

Homeland Security reviews use of private detention centers

Andy Uhler Nov 30, 2016
An immigrant makes a call from his "segregation cell" at the Adelanto Detention Facility on Nov. 15, 2013 in Adelanto, California. John Moore/Getty Images
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A subcommittee of the Homeland Security Advisory Council will release a report today reviewing the use of private immigration detention centers. The Obama administration announced in August that the Bureau of Prisons will stop using private prisons for federal inmates. Ending privatized detention centers is a whole different equation.

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