"A deportation program that is central to the Obama administration’s
immigration enforcement strategy has led disproportionately to the
removal of Latino immigrants and to arrests by immigration authorities
of hundreds of United States citizens, according to a report by two law schools...
"In “ Secure Communities by the Numbers :
An Analysis of Demographics and Due Process,” authors Aarti Kohli,
Peter Markowitz and Lisa Chavez found that the program has expanded so
fast that due process is being overlooked, legal access is non-existent
for many, Latinos are being...
"One of the most disturbing findings in our research is that 1.6% of cases we analyzed were U.S. citizens and all were apprehended by ICE. If we extrapolate that number to the 226,694 cumulative administrative arrests and/or bookings into ICE custody from Secure Communities’ inception, then...