Immigration Law

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Documentary Exposes GEO's Immigration Jail Near Denver
Posted on 11 Oct 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Facility" Trailer "“The Facility” is a short documentary film chronicling the lived experiences of immigrants being held at the GEO detention facility in Aurora, Colorado. This film addresses the personal loss and consequences... Read More

Tags: Denver , detention , geo , aurora

Habeas Petition Filed in Colorado: Codner v. Choate
Posted on 14 Apr 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

RMIAN, Arnold & Porter, NIPNLG, Apr. 14, 2020 " Medically-Vulnerable Immigrants Detained by ICE in Aurora, Colorado Seek Immediate Release Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic Detained Individuals File Urgent Petition for Release from Detention Center... Read More

ACLU Report Highlights Death, Abuse and Neglect at Colo. ICE Jail
Posted on 18 Sep 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

ACLU Colorado, Sept. 18, 2019 "U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention centers operate without meaningful accountability or oversight. One facility in particular — the Aurora Contract Detention Facility (ACDF), operated by... Read More

GEO Group Takes a Hit in TVPA, Colo. Unjust Enrichment Class Action: Menocal v. GEO
Posted on 10 Feb 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Menocal v. GEO, Feb. 9, 2018 - "This appeal addresses whether immigration detainees housed in a private contract detention facility in Aurora, Colorado (the “Aurora Facility”) may bring claims as a class under (1) 18 U.S.C. § 1589... Read More

Groups File Complaint Against GEO Immigration Jail in Denver Suburb
Posted on 5 Jun 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

AIC, June 4, 2018 - "Two immigrants have died in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody at the Denver Contract Detention Facility in Aurora, Colorado in the last six years. This is in addition to many more detainees who report dangerously... Read More

EOIR to Open Aurora, Colorado Detained Immigration Court on May 31, 2016
Posted on 17 May 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

EOIR, May 17, 2016 - "The Executive Office for Immigration Review today announced it will be establishing a full-time presence and opening an immigration court in the Department of Homeland Security contract detention facility in Aurora, Colo., on... Read More