Boston-Area DAs Sue ICE Over Courthouse Arrests

By Aaron Leibowitz (April 29, 2019, 9:42 AM EDT) -- Two Boston-area district attorneys filed a federal lawsuit Monday challenging U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's practice of arresting unauthorized immigrants at courthouses.

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins, left, and Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan announce their suit against ICE at Goodwin Procter's Boston office Monday morning. (Law360) Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan and Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins are among the suit's plaintiffs, along with public defenders and community groups. They are represented by Lawyers for Civil Rights and Goodwin Procter LLP, which is handling the case pro bono.

The plaintiffs are calling for an injunction that...

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