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Immigrants seek advice from legal experts

Feb 1, 2017 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

The audience seated in the basement of Bethany Lutheran Church in south Minneapolis on Tuesday night was mostly Somali immigrants, mostly scared but determined.

They came to learn more about President Donald Trump's executive order on refugees and immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries. Their questions concerned their fathers, mothers, friends and community and, sometimes, themselves.

"Why did they not let my dad come to the United States?" one person wrote on a blank notecard

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