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Catholic Legal Immigration Network: Federal Court Blocks Dramatic Immigration Courts Fee Increases

Jan 20, 2021 - Targeted News Service

Catholic Legal Immigration Network issued the following news release on Jan. 19:

A federal court Monday blocked nearly all of a Trump administration rule that would have drastically increased fees in immigration proceedings in which the government seeks to deport immigrants, many of whom are long-term residents of this country.

The fee increase rule, scheduled to take effect today, would have increased the filing fees for applications, appeals, and motions in removal proceedings by a...