National Review – Taxpayers to Foot $5.6 Million Bill for Illegal Immigrants’ Deportation Legal Defense: Report

IRLI In The News

January 12, 2022

By Brittany Bernstein

U.S. taxpayers in cities nationwide will pay an estimated $5.6 million towards illegal immigrants’ legal defense against deportation this year, according to a report released Tuesday by the Immigration Reform Law Institute.

The right-leaning nonprofit found that “deportation defense” programs relied on public funding in 50 jurisdictions, 22 of which worked with the left-leaning Vera Institute of Justice.

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