For Immediate Release
Court Criticizes ICE’s Efforts to Avoid Disclosure as “Offensive” to Freedom of Information Act
District Court Orders Release of Key ICE Memorandum
WASHINGTON - Last night, Judge Shira Scheindlin ordered the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency to publicly disclose by November 1 a previously withheld internal memorandum that advocates believe will shed light on the agency’s legal justification for turning Secure Communities into a mandatory immigration enforcement program.
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