March 25, 2013  

New York Times-Immigrants Held in Solitary Cells, Often for Weeks

On any given day, about 300 immigrants are held in solitary confinement at the 50 largest detention facilities that make up the sprawling patchwork of holding centers nationwide overseen by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials, according to new federal data.

Read the New York Times story published in conjunction with the Carnegie Corporation-supported Investigative Reporting Workshop, a project of the School of Communication at American University.