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Limited Rights of Immigrant Detainees Must Be Protected


The majority of immigrants detained by the Department of Homeland Security are not permitted to challenge the legality of their detention.

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An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure


The daughter of Pedro Tavarez, a 49-year-old immigrant detainee who died while in custody of the Suffolk County House of Correction, filed a federal lawsuit against officials for their role in his death.

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Join PHR for a Public Forum: "When the State Makes Demands"


Boston Area Readers: PHR Invites You to a Public Forum.

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PHR Meets With DHS to Discuss Recent Report


One day after releasing our report on how a health professional’s dual loyalty can negatively impact the provision of health care in immigration detention, we secured a meeting with Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to discuss our findings and recommendations.

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New Report on Conflicts of Interest for Medical Staff in Immigration Detention Centers


A report on the difficulty of providing quality health care to detainees in the United States immigration detention system was released today by PHR.

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