NJ Spotlight News

NJ prisons can no longer house immigrant detainees for ICE

Clip: 08/20/2021 | 1m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation on Friday immediately banning all state and local governments in New Jersey from renewing existing contracts or entering into new contracts with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to house immigration detainees. The law extends to private facilities but does not terminate any current contracts.

Aired: 08/20/21

Rating: NR

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