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Kathleen Moccio

Kathleen Moccio

Kathleen Moccio is an attorney and assistant visiting clinical professor at the James H. Binger Center for New Americans, University of Minnesota Law School. She has over 30 years of experience as an immigration attorney and frequently speaks and writes on immigration issues.

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Minnesota is obligated to provide adequate health care to people who are incarcerated; here’s some first steps

By: , and - January 19, 2021

In review of the operations of Kandiyohi and Freeborn County jails in August and September of 2020, the ICE Office of Detention Oversight identified numerous compliance violations that place detainees at risk and violate Minnesota law. (See here for Kandiyohi. And here for Freeborn.) They found that detention officers without medical training were completing the […]