Indefinite Detention of Immigrant Information: Federal and State Overreaching in the Interpretation of 8 C.F.R. § 236.6

Martinez, Grant
December 2010
Yale Law Journal;Dec2010, Vol. 120 Issue 3, p667
Academic Journal
In this article the author discusses the U.S. state and federal government's interpretation on the 8 C.F.R. § 236.6, a regulation that prohibits the release of immigration detainee information. The author is critical of the measure undertaken by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials in treating their immigration detainee. Also investigated is the interpretation of the 8 C.F.R. § 236.6 by the U.S. state and federal government.


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