Antonio Serrano, one of the organizers behind the WyoSayNo campaign against opening a private ICE jail in Evanston, describes the impetus for the fight.
The CoreCivic decision casts doubt on the future of the plan to build an immigration detention center that has divided the community for almost three years.
The women had all the symptoms, underlying health issues and proximity to vulnerable populations, but found themselves shut out of the COVID-19 testing program. That’s changing, the Department of Health says.
Private prison giant presented design for Uinta County immigration jail, touted income potential and fielded challenges at a charged public meeting.
Uinta County residents confronted their county commissioners over the ICE detention facility proposed for outside Evanston last week, on the same day that Gov. Mark Gordon said the controversial plan is local officials’ call.
In Evanston on Oct. 15, county