“Group faults Tulsa Jail’s lack of lawyers for detained immigrants”

16 Sep

By Ginnie Graham

Tulsa World, Sept. 16, 2010

The Tulsa Jail is the sixth-largest immigration detention center in the U.S. with no legal aid services available for detainees and among the 10 facilities farthest from any legal aid organization, a nonprofit group says in a report. Tulsa County officials dispute the findings, saying that they did not participate in the “Isolated in Detention” study and cannot verify its data.

Read more from this Tulsa World article at http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=11&articleid=20100916_11_A9_CUTLIN204546

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