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Controversial Berks County Immigration Detention Center Opening Again to Hold Adult Women Only

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Laura Benshoff
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WHYY

A controversial immigrant detention center in Berks County has reopened, after spending most of the last year empty. WHYY Keystone Crossroad’s Laura Benshoff reports the Berks County Residential Center held parents with their children for more than a decade, but now detains only adult women.

(Original air-date: 2/11/22)