Federal judge indefinitely blocks Biden administration's 100-day moratorium on most deportations

Article CAIRCO note: 
From Article:  Even without a moratorium, immigration agencies have wide latitude in enforcing removals and processing cases-
Article publisher: 
CBS and AP
Article date: 
24 February 2021
Article category: 
National News
Article Body: 

​A federal judge late Tuesday indefinitely banned President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a 100-day moratorium on most deportations. U.S. District Judge Drew Tipton issued a preliminary injunction sought by Texas, which argued the moratorium violated federal law and risked imposing additional costs on the state.

Mr. Biden proposed the 100-day pause on deportations during his campaign...


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