Footnote on SCOMM: Termination vs. Opt-Out

Here is an interesting footnote in the ongoing debate over whether local jurisdictions can opt-out of Secure Communities once their state has entered into an agreement with ICE: Many of the Memorandums of Agreement (MOA) include a paragraph that clarifies how the state can terminate the contract. This is the paragraph in the MOA signed by ICE and New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS): Right after this paragraph on page 6, comes... Read More