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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Apr 18, 2018
American Bar Association President Hilarie Bass called for an overhaul of the immigration court system during testimony today before a U.S. Senate subcommittee, the ABA Journal reports. Speaking before the Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration, Bass said immigration courts should be restructured as independent Article I courts, and immigrants should be given increased access to counsel and legal information.