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Texas Federal Judge Rules DACA is Unconstitutional
Texas Federal Judge Rules DACA is Unconstitutional

On July 16, 2021, a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is illegal and blocked the Biden administration from accepting new applicants. However, current recipients can keep their status and continue to renew their ...

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