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Judge orders supervised release of Iraqis ICE held for months

Nov 20, 2018 - CNN

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A federal judge ordered the US on Tuesday to put a group of Iraqi immigrants, some of whom who have been in detention for nearly a year and a half, on supervised release in a strongly worded decision against the government.

The opinion from Judge Mark Goldsmith in Michigan showed the judge believed Iraq would not take back nationals who were being forced to return, contrary to what the US had claimed, which meant that as a result "the Iraqi detainees could remain locke...