RE: Protecting immigration detainees from sexual abuse and assault
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Comment to Congressional briefing on PREA and the crisis of sexual abuse in immigration detention
Smith, Brenda V.; Human Rights Watch; Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.; American Civil Liberties Union; American Immigration Lawyers Association; Americans for Immigrant Justice, Inc.; America’s Voice Education Fund; ASISTA Immigration Assistance; Ayuda; Detention Watch Network; Disciples Justice Action Network; End Violence Against Women International; Farmworker Justice; Friends Committee on National Legislation; Futures Without Violence; Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center; Human Rights Campaign; Human Rights First; Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault; Just Detention International; Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence; Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service; Mennonite Central Committee, U.S. Washington Office; National Advocacy Center of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd; National Alliance to End Sexual Violence; National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum; National Center for Transgender Equality; National Council of La Raza; National Immigration Forum; National Women’s Law Center; North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault; Prison Fellowship; Refugee and Immigration Ministries of Disciples Home Missions, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ); Service Employees International Union; Tahirih Justice Center; The United Methodist Church, General Board of Church and Society; and Urban Justice Center, "RE: Protecting immigration detainees from sexual abuse and assault" (2011). Congressional and Other Testimony. 46.