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Ohio State University

Missing in Action: Practice, Paralegality, and the Nature of Immigration Enforcement
By InÚs Valdez, Mat Coleman, and Amna Akbar

Unsurprisingly, a recent report by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse claims that the phasing out of detainers had little impact on the proportion of migrants without criminal record targeted for transfer by ICE, which stood at fifty percent of all requests in the first half of FY 2016. The report further reveals that eighty percent of individuals in local custody are still detained beyond the normal period, pending transfer to ICE........[Citing TRAC research].

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University
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