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Read the latest press releases and statements from The Children's Society on the dentention of children:
11 May 2011 - New research reveals renewed child detention fears
10 May 2011 - The OutCry! partnership has come to an end
19 April 2011 - Detention unlawful in immigration case
11 January 2011 -Suppiah Judicial Review into immigration detention: OutCry! Comments
25 November 2010 - OutCry! comments on latest UKBA figures on children in detention
12 November 2010 - Leading peers call Government to task on immigration detention of children
12 November 2010 - OutCry! Campaign: Children still being detained six months on
10 September 2010 - OutCry! Response to Medical Justice Report
21 July 2010 - OutCry! welcomes end to Yarl's Wood family unit
25 March 2010 - OutCry! supports the Sanctuary Pledge
24 March 2010 - Comment on HMIP Report into Yarl's Wood
17 February 2010 - OutCry! response to Children's Commissioner's report
11 February 2010 - Minister 'admits paying millions to detained migrants'
08 February 2010 - OutCry! comment on protests at Yarl's Wood detention centre
18 December 2009 - Detained children held in 'wholly unacceptable' conditions
10 December 2009 - Royal Colleges call to end immigration detention of children
29 November 2009 - Children in immigration detention held in 'prisons'
02 November 2009 - New duty on UK Border Agency to safeguard children
19 August 2009 – OutCry! Campaign on the fourth plinth
24 June 2009 – Alternative to detention pilot ‘a missed opportunity’
23 June 2009 – Every year 2000 children are locked up in detention centres