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Maryland House passes bill ending county jail contracts to house ICE detainees

March 23, 2021

Maryland lawmakers took a step toward banning local jails from being paid by the federal government to house people detained on immigration matters. The program, in which U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement pays jails to house the detainees, has come under fire in the handful of Maryland counties that participate in it.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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