#Detention

  • Article: Jordan Urged to Stop Imprisoning Women Who Disobey Male Guardians

    Jordan Urged to Stop Imprisoning Women Who Disobey Male Guardians

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2019

    Amnesty International released a new report exposing abuse in the country. Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Products Will Be Free for Women in UK Detention Facilities

    Sanitary Products Will Be Free for Women in UK Detention Facilities

    By Sushmita Roy|April 26, 2019

    Women are often left to “bleed out” and denied access to basic sanitary products. Read more

  • Article: Brexit Threatens Mayhem for Homeless Europeans Who Call Britain Home

    Brexit Threatens Mayhem for Homeless Europeans Who Call Britain Home

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 10, 2019

    The threat of deportation or detention looms over homeless Europeans in the UK. Read more

  • Article: All Asylum-Seeker Children to Leave Nauru Detention Center by Year's End

    All Asylum-Seeker Children to Leave Nauru Detention Center by Year's End

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 1, 2018

    The announcement comes as a glimmer of hope and good news. Read more

  • Article: Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US

    Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    It costs $273,750 per year to detain an unaccompanied migrant in private facilities. Read more

  • Article: Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    Migrant Children Could Be Detained Indefinitely Under Trump Administration's New Proposal

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 7, 2018

    The proposed regulation attempts to rollback on decades-old protections for migrant children. Read more

  • Article: California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform
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    California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2018

    The bill replaces one unjust system with another, advocates argue. Read more

  • Article: 500 Migrant Fathers Stage Hunger Strike in Texas Detention Center

    500 Migrant Fathers Stage Hunger Strike in Texas Detention Center

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    “We want to get out. He cries every day, he doesn't want to eat. He's only 6 years old." Read more