NPR has reported that the Detroit office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is being accused of "aggressive and overzealous tactics." The article reports an incident involving Ruben Torres, a third generation United States citizen that was pulled over driving home from work.
ICE questioned Mr. Torres about his citizenship for more than an hour despite the fact that he provided the agents with a valid driver's license, his automobile registration, and other documents. ICE officials are looking into it. I'm not holding my breath.
Does anyone else find it painfully ironic that United States citizens are being racially profiled on this President's watch?
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Matthew Kolken is a trial lawyer with experience in all aspects of United States Immigration Law including Immigration Courts throughout the United States, and appellate practice before the Board of Immigration Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, and U.S. Courts of Appeals. He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of New York , the United States District Court for the Western District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).