ROTW: Insecure Communities, Devastated Families: New Data on Immigrant Detention and Deportation Practices in New York City
Monday, August 06, 2012
- Organization: NYU School of Law Immigrant Rights Clinic; Immigrant Defense Project; Families for Freedom
This report assesses the impact of detention and, in particular, Immigration and Customs Enforcement's transfer policy, on the issues that face immigrant New Yorkers in immigration court, such as access to legal counsel and the availability of relief from deportation. Furthermore, the spreadsheet provided by ICE that is the basis of this report provides hard evidence of the effects of immigration detention and deportation on New York City communities. Click here to read the report.