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Biden Administration Issues New Arrest Guidelines for ICE Agents
Biden Administration Issues New Arrest Guidelines for ICE Agents

On September 30, 2021, the Biden administration released a memo to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), directing its agents to prioritize arresting and deporting undocumented immigrants who pose threats to national security, public safety, and border security . The ...

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