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U.S. to Provide Lawyers for
Children Facing Deportation

New York Times, by Kirk Semple

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Posted By:ElSid, 6/6/2014 7:30:31 PM

The Obama administration said on Friday that it was launching a program to help recruit lawyers for children facing deportation as it scrambles to deal with the soaring number of unaccompanied Central American minors illegally crossing the border from Mexico. Under the plan, the federal government will issue $2 million in grants to enroll about 100 lawyers and paralegals to represent children making their way through the immigration court system. “We’re taking a historic step to strengthen our justice system and protect the rights of the most vulnerable members of society,” Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. said in a statement.

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Hillary needs to amplify these obama tactics that are "for the children." (Being illegal has nothing to do with laying blame on their status. Where´s the money coming from? Doesn´t seem fair to the "American" citizens incarcerated without a lawyer that will work hard for them, seeing the people keeping them in prison are paying for these "defenseless." s/o.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MERLIN251, 6/6/2014 7:38:56 PM     (No. 9875894)

Looks like a full employment program for the legions of ambulance chasers currently experiencing hard economic times!!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: sw penn, 6/6/2014 7:49:07 PM     (No. 9875902)

So...
We can´t afford
to defend our borders,
but we can afford
to pay the Chinese [interest on borrowed money]
to pay lawyers to defend [criminal alien]
foreign border jumpers.

Is that what they´re really saying?
Aren´t bullets cheaper?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: watashiyo, 6/6/2014 8:00:58 PM     (No. 9875913)

We have to house them, clothe them, feed them, clinically treat them, document them and now, LAWYER them?! The world laughs at America not for its generosity, but for its stupidity.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: valinva, 6/6/2014 8:23:37 PM     (No. 9875923)

So if Someone manages to break into the US they are immediately classifies as a member of society. By that logic if someone breaks into my house they are immediately a member of my family. What is wrong with Americans that they do not get outraged by this?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chippewa, 6/6/2014 8:28:07 PM     (No. 9875926)

2-1/2 years is going to be a very long time, indeed.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: web, 6/6/2014 8:38:27 PM     (No. 9875932)

These are not members of our society. What do they need lawyers for? If they are not American citizens, and they crossed illegally, just what is in dispute? This is nothing more than just one more cash cow jobs program for leftist lawyers.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 6/6/2014 8:43:09 PM     (No. 9875935)

Political lawyers making work for their brother lawyers.

Forget lawyers, load them up and drop them off on their side of the border.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 6/6/2014 8:49:51 PM     (No. 9875940)

Ah, yes. Lawyers paid with our tax dollars to support illegal immigration.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 6/6/2014 9:01:17 PM     (No. 9875950)

Use some of these lawyers to get our marine back from Mexico. Oh wait, he´ll probably vote Republican, so forget it!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 6/6/2014 9:02:25 PM     (No. 9875952)

#4 - many of us are plenty outraged. And the regime correctly assesses the situation and says "So?" They know there´s not much of a tinker´s damm we can do about it. Not a peep from the scaredy-cat Repubs.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 6/6/2014 9:07:32 PM     (No. 9875956)

What more do we need to know?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/6/2014 9:08:24 PM     (No. 9875958)

With all of the freebees on this side of the border, what, if anything, is Mexico coughing up ? Why not send them a bill ?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mikeman, 6/6/2014 9:25:39 PM     (No. 9875973)

It obama/holder/reid/clinton get their way, American citizens,except minorities, won´t be be allowed to vote, own a gun, speak against democrats, or own a business. Their savings will be confiscated by the party, and transferred to party approved victims.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Coy860, 6/6/2014 9:35:32 PM     (No. 9875980)

And WHO will defend American citizens who expect the Immigration Laws to be obeyed?
From the illegals who thumb their noses at us and come with hands out, to the Administration who took the Oath of Office, and Congress..WHO defends US? WHO obeys the law?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: oh-heck, 6/6/2014 9:43:55 PM     (No. 9875984)

Gee, wouldn´t it be simpler not to let them on the bus, or the plane, or the foot bridge into the US?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: KTWO, 6/6/2014 9:47:04 PM     (No. 9875987)

Why provide lawyers? For what?

The immigration laws are null and void so why should we operate an immigration court system?

Just print naturalization papers for everyone who asks. Accept applications by mail too. And register them as Democrats at the same time.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: bighambone, 6/6/2014 10:55:48 PM     (No. 9876041)

The law does not provide for the US Government to provide or pay for lawyers for illegal aliens.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: dman, 6/6/2014 11:05:54 PM     (No. 9876045)

Well, isn´t this special? /s

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Trigger2, 6/7/2014 6:03:01 AM     (No. 9876132)

Here´s an example of where your SS withholding and where your transportation taxes are going....

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