Asylum Seeker Died in ICE Custody


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An Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee died last November in the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Washington. Mergensana Amar was a 40-year-old man from Russia who died after he attempted suicide. Crosscut staff reporter Lilly Fowler reported new details about Amar’s life and his death. She joins us.

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