Miami-Dade Implements Positive Changes to ICE Detainer Policy

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The Miami-Dade County Corrections & Rehabilitation Department recently announced a new detainer policy that will no longer prolong county jail detention of individuals based on ICE hold requests.

The resolution, which passed without opposition, marks a significant policy shift that grants greater individual liberties to foreign nationals in Miami.

Learn more about this important change in the official letter from the county Director of Corrections and in this press release from Americans for Immigrant Justice.

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  1. Date: February 26, 2014

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