Comment: Top Immigration Stories, Muslim Ban, Cuba
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Article: Top Five Immigration Stories of 2017 By Melissa Cruz

Blogging: Expedited removal can ease burden of immigrant detention facilities By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Collision Course Between Trump White House and US Laws Upholding Basic Rights of Immigrants Continues in District Ct. Refugee Decision By Roger Algase

Blogging: 9th Circuit: Trump's Latest Muslim Ban is Attempt to Bring Back Prohibited "National Origins" Racial Discrimination Against Immigrants By Roger Algase

Blogging: Pope Francis Compares Immigrants to Christmas Story, While Trump's DHS Considers Inhuman Plan to Separate Parents From Migrant Children By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Updates Procedures For Cuba Suspending Operations At Havana Field Office

Focus: PERM Illuminated
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