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Homeland Security Must Stop Using Private Prisons for Immigration Detention. Here’s How to Do It.

ACLU policy paper explains why detaining fewer immigrants must be part of the plan to stop using private prisons. This August, the Justice Department made history when it announced that the Bureau of Prisons would curtail — and eventually end — its use of private prisons. As the Justice Department noted, this change was made possible by criminal justice reforms that reduced its prison population.
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