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    Detaining Immigrant Kids Hasn’t Worked. The US Wants to Try Something New.

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    As the Obama administration shifts family detention facilities toward other populations, it remains to be seen whether this signals the end of family detention or merely a new incarnation. But there is cause for hope: "If the numbers continue the way they are, there’s no reason to have half-empty facilities," said Michelle Brané, director of immigrant rights at the Women’s Refugee Commission.