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Friday, April 22, 2016
What Happens When Asylum Seekers Are Too Poor to Make Bail
On April 6, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a class action lawsuit against the federal government for detaining immigrants who remain in jail simply because they are too poor to pay their bond. One of the plaintiffs in the case, Cesar Matias, is a gay Honduran seeking protection in...