Some Mexicans To Be Given Another Chance To Stay In U.S.

If that is what’s keeping Congress from Passing a bill is immigration…well…why don’t they just pass the bill and settle on the specifics of the immigration thing at a later time…Right now, their sole priority should be American people that ARE Actually citizens!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

CBS Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Mexicans who were expelled from the country by immigration officials in Southern California will be allowed to return for a chance to make their case to stay in the United States, the American Civil Liberties Union said.

A settlement approved by a federal judge in Los Angeles applies to Mexicans in Southern California who waived rights to a hearing when they were expelled — a procedure known as voluntary return.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Friday that it estimates that “a very small fraction” of roughly 30,000 people who returned voluntarily from Southern California during the period covered by the settlement will be eligible for another chance.

ACLU affiliates in Los Angeles and San Diego sued the Homeland Security’s secretary and other immigration officials in 2013, saying authorities used deceptive tactics. A settlement was reached in August, but the order…

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