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Thursday, November 18, 2004

USA: Immigrant Detainees Tell of Attack Dogs and Abuse

from National Public Radio:

... These immigrants have been jailed for months or years while Homeland Security officials obtained a court order to deport them. Some have allegedly experienced brutal and violent conditions while in detention.

In a two-part series, NPR's Daniel Zwerdling investigates allegations that guards have beaten up detainees and mistreated them in other ways at two jails in New Jersey used by Homeland Security.

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