Haiti-based reporter Jacob Kushner talked today with Phil Latzman of WLRN Miami Herald News about his stories for the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting.
Jacob Kushner: Hundreds of Haitian immigrants currently in ICE custody do not have criminal histories or have committed non-violent crimes.
Jacob Kushner: Following FCIR's investigation of deportations to Haiti, the Obama administration announced plans to review pending deportation cases of low-level criminal offenders.
The Obama administration continues to deport Haitians despite knowing many will be illegally jailed and risk cholera exposure upon arrival.
Jacob Kushner: Estados Unidos ha deportado a más de 250 haitianos desde enero, a sabiendas de que se encarcelarán a uno de cada dos sin cargos en instalaciones tan poco higiénicas que representan un riesgo de salud mortal.
VIDEO: A U.S. deportee describes the situation he faced in Haiti.