How do standards measure up at immigration detention centers? A special report

The cornerstone of President Donald Trump’s 10-point immigration plan — "build the wall" — has earned most of the headlines. But the Trump administration is plunging forward with several other plans that are lesser known, including an expansion of detention centers for immigrants in the country illegally. Trump seeks to eliminate so-called "catch-and-release" — the practice of releasing immigrants apprehended at or near the border, expecting them to appear at a later date before a U.S. immigration judge. His plan is to detain all immigrants waiting for deportation or a resolution of their case. That move concerns immigrant advocates, who … >>More stories from National


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