9th Circuit Rejects Prolonged Immigrant Detention Without Hearing
In a unanimous decision, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals held that a person who has been subjected to prolonged immigration detention is entitled to release unless the government can show that he poses a risk of flight or a danger to the community at a bond hearing before an immigration judge.
The Constitution guarantees every person, whether here lawfully or not, a day in court. The ACLU says: [More...]
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