However, it focuses more on thinking about everyday life in such cities. The case remained under investigation during the year. I have suggested that those concepts are frequently shaped by the metropolitan intellectual cultures and economies within which they were developed.
Some of those removed from the country reported that they were denied the opportunity to express a credible fear of persecution or torture if returned to Haiti. Due to restrictive civil-registry policies enforced by the JCE, thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent could not obtain the citizenship documents required to participate in the elections.
Although the law states that prisoners must be separated according to the severity of the criminal offense, authorities did not have the capability to do so. In June the chief of police, Castro Castillo, publicly stated that he would not accept homosexual individuals into the police force, which he said was in accordance with the law.