"In recent years, an increasing number of deportations have taken place
through a little-known procedure called stipulated removal, in which a
noncitizen agrees to the entry of a formal removal order while waiving
the right to an in-person...
"In this unpublished decision by Member Charles Adkins-Blanch, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) vacates a stipulated order of removal upon finding the respondent, who was unrepresented and never appeared before an Immigration Judge, did not...
"Federal immigration officials have quietly backed away from a program
in Arizona and other Western states aimed at quickly and efficiently
deporting [unauthorized] immigrants rather than keeping them in costly
detention centers. Tens of thousands...
Another blockbuster blogging / reporting feat of strength by Prof. Jacqueline Stevens, who writes: "Federal agents deployed through a special "Gang Surge Operation" have been arresting and deporting people based solely on unreviewed allegations...