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New York Abandons Role as Sanctuary for Immigrants

Seth Freed Wessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Seth Freed Wessler

Immigrations agents at Rikers regularly deceive people they suspect of not being citizens and rope them into the deportation system by violating their legal and human rights.

Dora Schriro Named New Commissioner For City Jails

Village Voice | Camille Dodero | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The city jails system has a new commissioner. Dora Schriro, a former special advisor in the Department of Homeland Security, was tapped this week to ...