ACLU class action lawsuit argues federal government wrongly incarcerates dozens in Massachusetts jails under "mandatory detention" provision.
ACLU of Massachusetts praises Boston's incoming mayor for standing up to the Federal S-Comm deportation dragnet.
Detainees report conditions that mirror those identified by the ACLU five years ago in report "Detention and Deportation in the Age of ICE."
Immigrants held without bond at government expense even though they are unlikely to flee.
Massachusetts bill seeks to limit impact of controversial "Secure Communities" deportation program.
En español: Audiencia para el Acta de Confianza en la Cámara Estatal de Massachusetts