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Before break, immigration courts struggled to maintain caseload

Over the summer, immigration courts took a short break to access their cases and apply prosecutorial discretion. The goal was to do away with frivolous deportation cases, especially ones dealing with non-criminal individuals. After this review period, officials hoped that both local and federal courts would run more efficiently and have a better chance at [...]

By |2018-03-09T19:00:19+00:00November 2nd, 2012|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Before break, immigration courts struggled to maintain caseload

New program to close immigration courts, review deportation cases

A new immigration court program that will allow the courts to review and prioritize deportation cases has been happening in other U.S. cities - but this summer, the program is coming to Los Angeles, California. During a two-week period, from July 9-20, many immigration cases involving people who are not in detention will be put [...]

By |2018-04-04T17:13:07+00:00April 6th, 2012|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on New program to close immigration courts, review deportation cases