Ashoka Mukpo, Staff Reporter, ACLU
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Saturday, August 17, 2019
Corrections Officer Who Struck Rhode Island ICE Protesters With Pickup Truck Resigns
A senior corrections officer at the Wyatt Detention Facility in Rhode Island has resigned after being placed on administrative leave for driving his pickup truck into a crowd of peaceful protestors on Wednesday night. The attack left one man, 64-year-old Jerry Belair, with a broken leg and internal...
Friday, June 29, 2018
In Brownsville, Converting Pain and Anger Into Action
Over a thousand people marched to a federal courthouse in Brownsville, Texas on Thursday, after a rally organized by the ACLU, its Texas affiliate, and other partner organizations to protest the Trump administration’s policy of criminally prosecuting anyone who crosses the border without...