To fulfill Trump’s vision on immigration, sheriffs are trampling over constitutional principles

Number 28504
Subject Law Enforcement
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Year 2017
Publication Date Dec. 22, 2017
Summary “To fulfill Trump’s vision on immigration, sheriffs are trampling over constitutional principles,” by Yvette Cabrera and published in ThinkProgress, examines the practice by sheriff’s departments across the country who are holding people in jail past their release date at the request of Immigration and Customs Enforcement [ICE] using a technique that legal experts say raises serious questions about potential constitutional rights violations.
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Keywords jail, law enforcement, sheriff, ICE, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, immigration detainers, immigration hold, constitutional rights, immigration, immigrants, United States
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