Posts related to the detention and release from detention of aliens in deportation proceedings or subject to a deportation order.
The Senate passed an immigration reform bill on Thursday by a vote of 68 to 32, gaining the support of all Democrats and 14 Republicans. Reform advocates praised the historic vote. “It is far past time for the United States to address a broken immigration system that divides thousands of families and denies due process,” […]
Recent immigration enforcement has placed a great deal of persons with crimes, pending crimes, and no crimes (but a history of immigration violations) in detention as they await their chance to argue their case in front of a judge. Most people’s priority (rightly so) is to get out of jail while they wait. Once the […]