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Morton Memo: Civil Immigration Detention: Guidance for New Identification and Information-Sharing Procedures Related to Unrepresented Detainees With Serious Mental Disorders or Conditions

"This memorandum directs that procedures be in place to ensure that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainees who may be mentally incompetent to represent themselves in removal proceedings before the Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) are identified...

USCIS Mailroom Procedures

Jay Gairson writes: " If you are interested in USCIS Mailroom Procedures, I just received a response on my FOIA request: https://muckrock.s3.amazonaws.com/foia_files/COW2013000633_FOIA_Response.pdf Why did I request this? I had a case recently where the envelope was damaged in transit and several...

Revised Procedures re Trafficking Victims: USCIS

"The purpose of this memorandum is to announce the issuance of revised procedures regarding trafficking victims to replace the current procedures in the Affirmative Asylum Procedures Manual (AAPM)." - USCIS, Nov. 26, 2014 .

ICE Announces 'Enhanced' Custody Procedures

ICE announces enhanced oversight and release procedures for custody determinations involving detainees with criminal convictions "U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced enhanced oversight and release procedures for custody determinations involving individuals with criminal convictions...