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 on the agency’s legal
justification for turning Secure Communities into a mandatory
immigration enforcement program.
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