United States – Human Rights Committee – Rights of Non-Citizens – October 2013
Country: United States of America
Type: Intl Mechanism Submission
Issues: International Advocacy, Migrant Rights
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The report examines deficiencies in the United States’ compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights with regard to immigration, such as mandatory detention, inadequate detention facilities, streamlined immigration procedures, and unwarranted detention for asylum seekers. The Advocates submitted the report to the UN Human Rights Committee for its October 2013 review of the United States.