Trump Administration Fining Illegals $500,000 for Refusing to Leave

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4 July 2019
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The Trump administration is sending notices of fines up to $500,000 to illegal aliens who failed to leave the country as agreed....

The report states that the Immigration and Nationality Act, which was enacted in 1952, gives ICE officers the legal right to impose “civil fines on aliens who have been ordered removed or granted voluntary departure and fail to depart the United States.”....

The report comes after President Trump announced June 22 that he would delay the mass deportations previously planned to be carried out by ICE....