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Title "Court Officers Can’t Hold People Solely Under ICE Detainers, Massachusetts Justices Rule"
Date Jul 24, 2017
Author Jess Bidgood
Author Institution New York Times
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Abstract BOSTON — The highest state court in Massachusetts ruled on Monday that court officers do not have the authority, under state law, to hold people in custody based solely on the requests from federal immigration authorities known as civil detainers.

This Resource Relates To
case Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. Lunn (IM-MA-0010)

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