AILA Public Statements

Complaint Highlights Serious Mental Health Impact of Family Detention

6/30/15 AILA Doc. No. 15062536. Detention & Bond, Removal & Relief
AILA, the Women’s Refugee Commission, and the American Immigration Council filed a complaint today with DHS’s Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) on the psychological harm caused when mothers and children seeking asylum are detained in jail-like facilities.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 15062536.