Activists ask UN to probe ‘nightmare’ immigrant jail in Berks (Philadelphia Inquirer)

October 27, 2016

The Inquirer’s report on an appeal to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention quotes Social Justice Lawyering Clinic student John Farrell, who states that family detention “arbitrarily deprives families of liberty, on no legal basis, by measures that are neither necessary or proportional to protect American interests.”