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Lawsuit accuses ICE, Sherburne
County of jailing and trying to deport
US citizen

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Posted By: voxpopuli, 3/27/2020 2:10:15 PM

A Coon Rapids man is accusing a Minnesota county jail and the federal government of unlawfully detaining him for nearly a year, even after an immigration judge ruled he was a United States citizen and should not be deported. The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota (ACLU-MN) filed the lawsuit Thursday in the U.S. District Court in Minnesota on behalf of Ali Abdalla, 34. (snip) They’re also asking the courts to award Abdalla compensatory damages.

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thank you, aclu, for keeping AMERICANS safe.. HAHAHAHA

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Reply 1 - Posted by: curious1 3/27/2020 2:17:34 PM (No. 360001)
So pull his citizenship and deport him. He's not a local boy.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ketchuplover 3/27/2020 2:21:14 PM (No. 360010)
Still waiting for this station's "investigative team" to check in on Ilhan. Waiting. Cue Jeopardy music now.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bur Oak 3/27/2020 2:31:23 PM (No. 360020)
He has a string of criminal convictions and is from Somalia. It is thought that he was not a minor when his father became a citizen and thus not eligible for automatic citizenship.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: learner 3/27/2020 3:47:00 PM (No. 360084)
Seems like a racist city name. Here in north Texas the city of Frisco had about 2000 people in the early 90s. The town high school had their mascot name on the water tower as most Texas Cities do. It proclaimed 'Frisco, Home of the Fighting Coons'. That sign of course got painted over when the population boomed. They now have 6 or 7 high schools and the Dallas Cowboys headquarters.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MNluxiegal 3/27/2020 4:01:22 PM (No. 360097)
In case you have forgotten, this is the jail that Zacharias Moussaoui was in at the time of the 9/11 attack on the Twin towers, the Pentagon, and the Shanksville plane downing. He was supposed to be the 20th[?] pilot in the jihadi attack on the USA.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DVC 3/27/2020 4:02:06 PM (No. 360100)
Ali Abdalla....yep, clearly an American, who could possibly be confused? Gained citizen ship "through his father's naturalization". Wouldn't he have some sort of paperwork to that effect? As far as the ACLU being surprised that ICE didn't take his word....eye roll. I'll bet no illegal alien has ever told ICE that the were American citizens, right? /s off Perhaps an apology is in order, but why couldn't he prove his citizenship? Smells funny to me.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: DVC 3/27/2020 4:04:33 PM (No. 360105)
Given the fraud that was perpetrated by the Somali Congresswoman from there, why would I assume that this guy is actually that other person's son, just because he says so. They lie and do immigration fraud all the time. And frankly, for his crimes....can't he have his citizenship revoked and be deported?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Alice 3/27/2020 6:24:10 PM (No. 360214)
FTA: ''The longer detainees sit in those county jails, the more money those counties make. In all, ICE paid five counties nearly $15 million in 2018.'' So we have the smell of rotting fish from 2 directions: from this supposed citizen I'll call Ali Baba and from the supposedly uncorruptible local jails and county governments and judges. I'll sit here holding my breath while they quickly clean it up.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Strike3 3/27/2020 7:32:54 PM (No. 360297)
No American could be named Ali Abdala. He sounds like a Barack Hussein Obama import, who, incidentally, is also not an American.
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