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Saturday, February 6, 2010

"Federal judge questions immigration prosecutions"

Coverage from the Austin, TX, Statesman is here. Judge Sam Sparks opines that the expense of jailing those without significant criminal history cannot be justified. In this order, Judge Sparks advises prosecutors that he will require a statement of reasons at sentencing for why the immigration prosecution has been commenced. Hat tip: Dan Kowalski.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/2010/02/federal-judge-questions-immigration-prosecutions.html

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