Thursday, February 23, 2017

Suits Challenging Confinement of Noncitizens Jump

Habeas corpus filings in federal courts challenging the confinement of noncitizens have risen sharply. The latest available data from the federal courts show that during January 2017 the government reported 168 new habeas corpus civil filings by noncitizens. According to the case-by-case information analyzed by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC), this number is up 24.4 percent over the previous month when the number of civil filings of this type totaled 135.

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KJ

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2017/02/suits-challenging-confinement-of-noncitizens-jump.html

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