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Oakdale Detention Center: The First Year of Operation

Date: January 1, 1987
Document: oakdale_2.pdf
Country: United States of America
Type: Report
Issues: Detention , Migrant Rights , Torture

Provides an account of the human rights conditions at the Oakdale Federal Alien Detention Center in Oakdale Louisiana, during its first year of operation. The improper, illegal and sometimes cruel treatment of the multinational alien detainees is documented and recommendations are given for a more humane approach to undocumented immigration. ISBN: 0-929293 17-7