Blog Posts in October, 2017

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  • Immigrant Detainees Claim They Are Neglected Medical Treatment
    Immigrant Detainees Claim They Are Neglected Medical Treatment

    Imagine that you are supposed to have a biopsy for prostate cancer, but before you can, immigration officials bust into your home and detain you. Now imagine that you are sitting behind bars seven ...

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  • Mistaken Identity Leads to Immigrant's Death
    Mistaken Identity Leads to Immigrant's Death

    Construction worker Carlos Mejia-Bonilla was arrested in Long Island by immigration officers. He told the detaining officers that they had the wrong person, but was locked up Hudson County ...

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  • Hudson County Jail Doesn't Perform Autopsy on Immigrant Detainee Who Died In Custody
    Hudson County Jail Doesn't Perform Autopsy on Immigrant Detainee Who Died In Custody

    It’s been more than two weeks since Carlos Mejia-Bonilla died while he was in the custody of immigration authorities, however, his family is still trying to figure out exactly what happened to him at ...

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