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ICE Wants Space to Detain Thousands More Immigrant Families

Michelle Brane of the migrant rights and justice program at the Women’s Refugee Commission explained to NewHour that less draconian methods had better results, like the “Family Case Management Program—terminated under the Trump administration—[which] compiled a perfect record of attendance by migrants at court hearings, and a 99 percent appearance record at immigration check-ins, according to a 2017 report by the Homeland Security inspector general.”