Iraq Too Dangerous For Deportations, Detainees Say

Law360, New York (June 16, 2017, 1:31 PM EDT) -- More than 100 Iraqi immigrants who were recently arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have filed a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, claiming they face a real probability of persecution if they are removed to their home country

In the class action petition filed Thursday, the detainees, many of whom have been cooperating with release conditions related to final removal orders for years, argue they deserve the chance to prove that Iraq has become too dangerous to follow through with the original removal orders....
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Case Information

Case Title

Hamama et al v. Adducci

Case Number



Michigan Eastern

Nature of Suit

Habeas Corpus - Alien Detainee


Mark A. Goldsmith

Date Filed

June 15, 2017

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