Wednesday, February 07, 2007

Operation Return to Sender

This op-ed from the Chicago Sun-Times outlines the significant problems with ICE's newest anti-immigrant measure: Return to Sender. The program is intended to apprehend undocumented immigrants with criminal records, but it casts a wide net, and ICE officials are also apprehending, and holding indefinitely, people who have no criminal record.

The program is expected to generate a new round of protests this spring.

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