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Varick Street Detention Center Assailed by Bar Group /
"When she asked that the lawyers letters of legal advice be forwarded to detainees who had been transferred from Varick, she said the warden balked, saying he had to consider the financial interests of his private shareholders: 1,200 members of a central Alaskan tribe whose dividends are linked to Varicks profits under a $79 million, three-year federal contract."
news  detention  pic  immigration  law  dhs  privatization  ndn  alaska  nyc  nytimes 
november 2009 by nicholassenn
Napolitano Outlines Ideas for Revamping Immigration Detention /
The Obama administration is looking to convert hotels and nursing homes into immigration detention centers and to build two model detention centers from scratch as it tries to transform the way the government holds people it is seeking to deport.
news  immigration  borders  detention  pic  illegality  criminalization  law  neoliberalism  obama  politics  nytimes 
october 2009 by nicholassenn

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