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.
Management Training Corporation
Private ‘detention centers’ promote economic benefits, but what about social costs?
The original request for proposals for a 500-bed jail to hold undocumented immigrants has been upped to 1,000 beds.
A private immigration jail proposal has brought the tensions of a divided nation to bear on a town of 12,000.
Stopping a deportation is difficult. Some worry a proposed immigration jail in Evanston, where immigration lawyers are scarce, could make it harder.