The Daily Caller: Lawyers Ask Federal Judge To Freeze All Deportations Of Iraqis

IRLI In The News

June 26, 2017

By Will Racke

Lawyers for Iraqi nationals who are set to be removed from the U.S. have asked a federal judge to extend his temporary deportation freeze to all illegal immigrants from Iraq, saying that the country is too dangerous for returning citizens.

U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith heard arguments Monday from attorneys from the American Civil Liberties Union and other immigrant rights groups, who claim that their clients face persecution, torture or death in Iraq. … Read the full story by Will Racke.

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