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Elise Foley

Democrats: Women, Children Fleeing Violence 'Should Not Be Treated Like Criminals'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top Democratic senators wrote to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Thursday to question his department's massive expansion of i...

Saki Knafo

34,000 Immigrants Are Spending The Holidays In Detention Centers -- But This Man Got A Christmas Miracle

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 12.27.2013 | Latino Voices

Oscar Campos received an unexpected Christmas gift from the Obama administration on Monday afternoon. He was eating lunch with the other inmates at...

Saki Knafo

The Private Jail That Locks Up Law-Abiding Immigrants

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 01.30.2014 | Latino Voices

ELIZABETH, N.J. -- In his 24 years in the United States, Oscar Campos mostly stayed out of trouble. He worked hard, paid his taxes and took care of th...

Private Prison Exec: Lying To Federal Agencies 'Happens All The Time'

Posted 12.11.2012 | Business

An executive at a private prison company, one that deals with federal agencies, has said that lying to federal agencies is no big deal. Thomas Wei...

Elise Foley

Congressmen Urge DHS To Adopt Rape-Prevention Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan group of House members is urging the Obama administration this week to apply the same rape-prevention measures to immigrant...

Elise Foley

Proposed Detention Centers Draw Criticism From Residents, Immigrant Groups

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Proposed immigration detention facilities in Florida and New Jersey will be ringed with barbed wire and house people against their will ...

Elise Foley

Prison Sexual Assault Reforms Won't Cover Immigrant Detention Centers

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.03.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Time is running out for the public to weigh in on a proposed Department of Justice rule that would not include immigrant detention cente...

Immigrant Detention Centers Drawing Criticism

The Colorado Independent | Joseph Boven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The detention policies of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency in Colorado and the network of facilities that has grown here in the last few...