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Recently, a federal judge ordered ICE to release children from detention in certain detention centers. Last week, the federal government announced its position that it is not required to release entire families automatically. Immigrant advocates warn that… 

The U.S. has signaled that it will resist releasing immigrant families from detainment.

CBS News reports that yesterday, a federal judge in California ordered ICE to actively and rapidly review the cases of all detained immigrants at increased risk of severe illness or death if they contract the coronavirus and… 

Judge Orders ICE to Consider Releasing All Immigrants at Risk of Dying if Infected by Coronavirus

Reuters reports that as of March 7, a total of 2,287 ICE detainees were quarantined around the country. At a privately run immigration detention center in Aurora, CO, 357 people have been quarantined following eight confirmed and… 

Mumps, Other Outbreaks Force U.S. Detention Centers to Quarantine over 2,000 Migrants

In compliance with congressional requirements described in the FY2018 DHS Appropriations Bill, ICE has provided reports regarding in-custody detainee deaths beginning in FY2018. According to a report by Human Rights Watch, the ACLU, the National Immigrant Justice Center, and… 

ICE Releases Information on Detainees Who Have Died in Custody

This U.S. News and World Report article reports that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Wednesday over whether immigrants facing deportation can be detained indefinitely for months or even years without a hearing. The case, Jennings… 

U.S. News and World Report: Supreme Court to Consider Indefinite Detention for Immigrants