Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Private Immigration Prison Owners Ask Courts for Secrecy: Detention Watch Network v. ICE
Posted on 28 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CCR, Dec. 23, 2015 - "In a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) case related to the federal immigration detention bed quota, advocates today pointed to the government’s inclusion of several affidavits from private prison corporations who are not... Read More

Secrecy at the Border
Posted on 2 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This episode of On the Media (Feb. 28, 2014, 52 minutes total audio) has several excellent segments, including: Investigating Use of Force at the Border : " A recent investigation from The Arizona Republic found that since 2005, at least 42 people... Read More

Immigration Courts Inside Prisons, Far From Public View
Posted on 11 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A guard punches in a code and the door swings open, but it can take almost an hour to get inside the immigration court with the highest deportation rate in America — not counting the time it takes to drive there from Atlanta, almost 140 miles... Read More