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Detained Immigrants Being Used as Slave Labor
Published: Aug 3, 2012
It has been reported that detained immigrants are being paid $1 a day while held in privately run detention centers awaiting deportation.
Northwestern University Professor Jacqueline Stevens sums it up quite nicely:
"People who are being detained only while they await an immigration court audience and not for punitive reasons are being forced to work for
Latest Prosecutorial Discretion Statistics: Only 1.9% Received Favorable Exercise
Published: Jul 24, 2012
TRAC has come out with the latest statistics from the Obama administration's prosecutorial discretion intiative from last year's Morton memo.
Here is what they found:
As of June 28, 2012 a total of 5,684 cases were closed under a special Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) program announced in August 2011. The stated goal of the program is to