AILA Doc. No. 13040204 | Dated April 18, 2018
The Trump administration has implemented policies that will undermine the independence of immigration judges and weaken due process in the immigration court system. Immigration courts play a key role in affording noncitizens an opportunity to present claims for relief and stay in the United States. The changes adopted by DOJ since last year – including steps to impose numerical quotas on immigration judges and attempts to curtail procedural safeguards – threaten the integrity of the immigration courts.
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AILA members and advocates are encouraged to use the following advocacy tools to urge Congress to protect due process:
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 13040204.
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