"U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement must turn over an internal memo
that could reveal the agency's legal justification for mandating the
so-called Secure Communities deportation program, a federal judge ruled. ... To "adopt a legal...
"Defendants are ordered to release the final version of the October 2 Memorandum, redacting only the final paragraph of page 3 and its accompanying footnote, which are covered by the deliberative process privilege. Defendants are also ordered to...
October 25, 2011, New York : "Last night, Judge Shira
Scheindlin ordered the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency
to publicly disclose by November 1 a previously withheld internal
memorandum that advocates believe will shed light...
"A federal judge has ordered the release of a document expected to
show why the U.S. government ended up mandating a program for
identifying deportable immigrants after they’ve been detained. U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin ordered...
"In a 9-page memo dated Oct. 2, 2010 , and released recently, a legal
advisor for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said at that time
that "choices available to law enforcement agencies who have thus far
decided to decline or limit...