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Written by attorney Thomas Esparza Jr. | Jul 5, 2018

Major Victory for Asylum-Seekers; Court Enjoins Blanket Parole Denials - Damus v. Nielsen

“This ruling means the Trump administration cannot use indefinite detention as a weapon to punish and deter asylum seekers,” said Michael Tan, senior staff attorney with the ACLU’s Immigrants’ Rights Project.

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The ruling is at: https://www.aclu.org/legal-document/memorandum-opinion-granting-preliminary-injunctionhttps://www.aclu.org/legal-document/order-granting-classwide-preliminary-injunction More information is at: https://www.aclu.org/cases/damus-v-nielsen"

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