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Can immigrants be deported without a court hearing?

(CNN) -- Can an undocumented immigrant be kicked out of the United States without a court hearing?

That's a key question at the heart of a controversial case that's become the latest lightning rod in the debate over the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration.

ICE officers detained Daniela Vargas in Mississippi this week after she spoke out about the issue at a news conference. Activists swiftly rallied around Vargas, describing her as a "DREAMer" -- an undocumente

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