IMMIGRATION: Report on the abuse of solitary confinement in immigration detention in NJ

from New Jersey Advocates for Immigrant Detainees NEWARK, N.J. - An investigation of the use of solitary confinement in New Jersey’s immigration detention centers finds an unnecessarily harsh and unfair system that violates state and international standards. The report “23 Hours in the Box, Solitary Confinement in New Jersey Immigration Detention” is released by New Jersey … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: Report on the abuse of solitary confinement in immigration detention in NJ

TORTURE: Pax Christi Metro New York observes Torture Awareness Month

by Rosemarie Pace Pax Christi Metro New York Coordinator June was Torture Awareness Month. During June, many Pax Christi groups around the country engaged in a variety of activities to honor this somber time. Pax Christi Metro New York (PCMNY) was one of those groups. As a proud member of the Metro New York Religious … Continue reading TORTURE: Pax Christi Metro New York observes Torture Awareness Month