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Family Detention in an International Context


To complement the October 2014 report, Locking Up Family Values, Again, the following is a snapshot of current immigrant family detention and confinement practices from around the world. It is an update to Appendix C (found at p. 57) in the 2007 report, Locking Up Family Values, and covers new practices and directives that have emerged in the last seven years. For background on family detention and international law, see Appendix B of that report.

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