Deportation Suspensions Roll Out
Deportation Suspensions Roll Out
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/24/2011 - 17:14

A group from the Homeland Security and Justice departments have officially started reviewing 300,000 deportation cases following President Obama’s decision to suspend deportations for illegal immigrants with no criminal past.

Under Obama’s policy, which is part of his effort to focus deportation on undocumented immigrants who have committed felonies, all cases currently scheduled for court hearings—some 300,000—will be individually reviewed, as will new deportation cases.


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