As Carlos Ballesteros of Newsweek explained, “Schools, churches, courthouses and hospitals — once ‘safe zones’ from immigrant detention — are now open to arrests.”
3. Repeatedly defying safe-zone rules.
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Multiple recent arrests in Portland, Oregon suggest ICE is violating federal law by defying rules around safe zones. Since Trump’s inauguration, ICE agents in the city have detained a man as he was leaving a hospital for treatment, targeted a U.S. citizen outside a courthouse using racial profiling, and refused to show a warrant when entering a private home to arrest a man working on a construction project. The agency’s own rules make perfectly clear that all three cases were violations of safe-zone rules.
4. Tricking a man into turning himself in.
ICE’s dubious tactics extend beyond stalking to
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