The Place Where One Was Born Cannot Determine Our Access to Courts

Powerful HuffPost op-ed by Luis Mancheno, an immigration defense attorney at The Bronx Defenders about ICE’s intrusive presence in the courts depriving people access to due process:

“ICE needs to be stopped and it needs to be stopped today…It is imperative that Chief Judge Janet DiFiore takes all the necessary steps to stop federal immigration agents from using our courts system to trap immigrants. Without her intervention, this crisis will worsen, endangering all New Yorkers and the integrity of our court system.”

Read the full op-ed here.