Supreme Court to hear case over quick deportations

TheHill | 10/18/2019 | Harper Neidig
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The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to review an appeals court ruling finding the Trump administration's efforts to expedite the deportation of asylum-seekers at the border unconstitutional.

The administration had asked the Supreme Court to review the decision of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that would give detained migrants who are denied asylum the right to have their cases reviewed in federal courts.

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The American Civil Liberties Union filed the lawsuit on behalf of a Sri Lankan migrant named Vijayakumar Thuraissigiam who was denied asylum and placed into expedited removal proceedings after being arrested crossing over the U.S.-Mexico border.

He told immigration officials that...
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