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Tag Archives: Carl Rusnok

Thrown into the maze: A U.S. citizen’s unfortunate odyssey through the immigration system

GUNNISON – Bernardo Medina was leaving a brief traffic-offense hearing in a Gunnison County courtroom Jan. 27 when he was stopped by federal immigration agents. […]...

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April 20, 2015 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, In-Depth, Just In, The Beats, The Mix
Detainee details time in ICE subfield office ‘black site’

Detainee details time in ICE subfield office ‘black site’

Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokespeople balked at questions posed by the Colorado Independent in January about the roughly nine ICE "substation" holding facilities located throughout the state. They downplayed concerns about rights violations and about detainees disappearing for hours...

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July 7, 2010 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
ICE spokesman battles characterization of ‘secret’ subfield detention facilities

ICE spokesman battles characterization of ‘secret’ subfield detention facilities

In a series of charged emails to the Colorado Independent prompted by a report on the existence of unlisted immigrant-detention "subfield offices" in the state, Carl Rusnok, a spokesman for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, wrote to...

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January 26, 2010 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
Apparent immigration detention abuses spark calls in Colorado for reform

Apparent immigration detention abuses spark calls in Colorado for reform

The detention policies of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency in Colorado and the network of facilities that has grown here in the last few years are drawing increasing attention among local lawmakers and human rights organizations. Critics of the...

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January 25, 2010 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

We already know the six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from lowering the required age for state lawmakers to […]

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