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The Facts on Immigration Today: Edition - Center for American Progress
You do not currently have access to this article. Download all figures. The policy shift — moving authority away from immigration officials — represented "uncharted territory," an unnamed department lawyer told investigators, because it assumed that a person in detention could have a link to terrorism unless and until the F.
Though this policy was apparently never written down, it was cleared "at the highest levels" of the Justice Department, the report found. The report found that some lawyers at the naturalization service "argued vehemently" against giving the F. Some Justice Department lawyers raised concerns as well, with one unnamed lawyer in the fall of saying the F.
In New York City, anyone who was picked up as a result of a lead in the Sept. Had it not been for the attacks, "most if not all" of the arrests would probably have never been pursued, the report said.
Legal System and National Security
Some illegal immigrants were picked up at random traffic stops, others because of anonymous tips that they were Muslims with erratic schedules, officials said. Department officials acknowledged to the inspector general's office that they realized soon after the roundups began "that many in the group of Sept. The report did not name any detainees, but it did give numerous examples of questionable treatment.
It did not single out for criticism Attorney General John Ashcroft or specific senior department advisers, prosecutors or F. The report spotlighted cases of unfair treatment. A Muslim man, for instance, was arrested when an acquaintance wrote to officials that the man had made "anti-American statements. Though the bureau's New York office and the Central Intelligence Agency cleared the man of any terrorist connections by mid-November , F.
Law enforcement officials today defended their handling of the arrests, noting that the policy was in keeping with guidance from the department's Office of Legal Counsel about detaining illegal immigrants. Moreover, Deputy Attorney General Larry Thompson, whose aides handled some of the key policy decisions, was quoted in the report as saying that it was "unfair to criticize the conduct of members of my staff" during such an extraordinary period.
Critics of the Justice Department, however, said that the findings bolstered their concerns about the government's antiterrorism tactics. The text will be developed to your Kindle pleasure. It may is up to days before you submitted it.
Detained without Cause
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