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ICE lawyers directed to clear low-priority immigration cases.

ICE lawyers told to dismiss low-priority cases in order to clear

Biden authority will potentially clear hundreds of thousands of deportation and asylum cases pending before travel courts.
On Sunday,
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) sent out a memo control its lawyers to review cases and try to clear low-priority cases under enforcement guidelines the authority created last year. Currently, there is a backlog of 1.7 million cases.
By clearing low-priority cases,
The American Immigration Lawyers Association estimates this would include at least 700,000 low-priority cases, total about 40 percent of the backlog.
ICE has not released their estimate of

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