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A Maryland federal judge who said immigration officers can’t use marriage interviews as a “honeypot” to trap and deport people who are living in the country illegally, is now considering a lawsuit filed by 6 couples who said ICE officers did just that in the Baltimore office of U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services.

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The American Civil Liberties Union says officers cruelly twisted” regulations by detaining immigrants who have sought legal status based on their marriages to U.S. citizens.

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Evidence in a similar case in Massachusetts includes an email from an immigration and customs officer urging those types of arrests, saying that in the end, “we are in the removal business.”

Source: CBS Baltimore

Lawsuit: ICE Officers Used Immigration Marriage Interviews as Trap  was originally published on wolbbaltimore.com

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