The proposed 750 bed expansion would make the Adelanto Detention Center one of the biggest in the country (they would have 2,600 beds if they are permitted to expand)
But @ACLU_SoCal sued AND WON against @ICEgov to RELEASE PEOPLE from the Adelanto ICE processing center (aka the Adelanto Detention Center)!! https://twitter.com/aclu_socal/status/1253490166464786433
This victory and the result could not come soon enough for people currently detained, who have been participating in hunger strikes throughout April for access to BASIC NEEDS: https://prospect.org/justice/hunger-striking-ice-detainees-demand-coronavirus-answers/?fbclid=IwAR2ppz56MER7rI2ViRkZ-Vcxi2unG4pFa2ffisx9CEiciuSCxrIG_5rX950
‘This Virus Kills Way Too Many People.’ Hunger-Striking ICE Detainees Demand Answers.
Across the country, hunger strikes in ICE detention centers are taking on new urgency during the pandemic.https://prospect.org/justice/hunger-striking-ice-detainees-demand-coronavirus-answers/?fbclid=IwAR2ppz56MER7rI2ViRkZ-Vcxi2unG4pFa2ffisx9CEiciuSCxrIG_5rX950