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Coronavirus: Federal Judge Rules Migrants
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Posted By: earlybird, 3/21/2020 7:44:52 PM

A federal judge in Seattle rejected three nonprofits’ effort to force U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to release migrants in a detention center in Washington state because of the threat from coronavirus. U.S. District Judge James L. Robart on Thursday denied a request for a restraining order requested by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the ACLU of Washington, and the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project. The organizations argued that holding migrants who are older or have underlying medical conditions puts them at high risk for contracting the virus. “There is no evidence that anyone at NWDC has COVID-19, and plaintiffs do not address the measures defendants are taking to prevent such

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bad-hair 3/21/2020 8:04:00 PM (No. 353729)
I am a little bit less inclined (at 70 years of age) to "duck and cover" as I was told back in the day that the Russians were going to launch NUKES at us.because I "might" get sick. If the government is going to TRY to make me stay in MY house. The "Immigrants" can wait in Mexico.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bogeegolf 3/21/2020 8:08:23 PM (No. 353735)
What is a migrant nowadays?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DVC 3/21/2020 8:12:55 PM (No. 353736)
Not releasing illegal aliens is a good thing. Dems lose.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: wilarrbie 3/21/2020 8:17:09 PM (No. 353739)
How 'bout we DEPORT them. That's a form of release.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jimincalif 3/21/2020 8:18:26 PM (No. 353740)
So various state governments are ordering US citizens to stay in their homes, destroying their businesses and jobs, and the ACLU is on about migrants being detained due to the virus? Whiskey Tango Foxtrot!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone 3/21/2020 8:27:46 PM (No. 353741)
Those illegal aliens, when they decided to violate US immigration law essentially decided to take their chances. They are just as likely to contact the Chinese corona virus on the streets of Seattle, or any place else in Washington States as they are in the ICE Detention Center. If the illegal aliens wanted to, they could tell ICE that they wish to return to their home countries immediately, and chances are ICE would put them on commercial aircraft headed to their home countries as there is no problem getting reservations these days.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: SALady 3/21/2020 9:20:00 PM (No. 353755)
They are not "migrants", or they would not be in detention centers. They are illegal aliens, and here illegally, or they would not be in detention centers. Of course, with Demon-Rat governors and mayors letting people out of jail and prison early because of this, I'm sure they think it's totally logical to let out illegal aliens too. But, thank God, this judge didn't agree!!!!!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: bamboozle 3/21/2020 10:45:11 PM (No. 353781)
An amazing decision for a 9th Circuit judge.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Omen55 3/21/2020 10:54:51 PM (No. 353783)
Because who wants to be the judge letting illegals loose & possibly infecting people & causing deaths? Because when this is over there will be an accounting on anyone that stupid.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: JediJerry 3/22/2020 1:27:03 AM (No. 353824)
Surprised he didn’t order them all released in SFO or LA.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: cor-vet 3/22/2020 10:11:10 AM (No. 354018)
The judge should have ordered every caring member of the ACLU to take a half dozen of these poor 'migrants' home and be responsible for their well being until the date of their hearing.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: udanja99 3/22/2020 1:27:52 PM (No. 354281)
#8, the 9th circuit has changed drastically since PDT put several conservatives on its bench.
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