16% of Denver immigration court cases to be offered prosecutorial discretion

16% of Denver immigration court cases to be offered prosecutorial discretion

DENVER — "A review ordered by the Obama administration of virtually all 7,900 deportation cases before the immigration court here has identified about 1,300 foreigners — 16 percent — who pose no security risk and will be allowed to remain in the United States, although with no new legal status, immigration officials said Thursday." - New York Times, Jan. 20, 2012.