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A New Opportunity to Build a 21st-Century Immigration Court System

A New Opportunity to Build a 21st-Century Immigration Court System.

By Elizabeth M. Mendoza

On May 28, the Biden administration announced plans to speed up immigrant court cases — a bid to limit backlogs and extremely long waits for cases to be heard. The Center for the United States and Mexico's wrote about this problem in its April 2021 recommendations for an "effective, nimble and fair” immigration court system. Read their report below.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.25613/697M-M719