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Elizabeth Foley Authors Article on Obama Administration's Policy Exempting Illegal Immigrants

Articles / November 18, 2014

Elizabeth Foley authored "Allowing Some Illegal Immigrants to Stay Abuses Prosecutorial Discretion," published on November 18 in The New York Times. The article discusses President Obama's policy exempting illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children from deportation, ignoring immigration law, and the resulting abuse of prosecutorial discretion. Foley says, "At some point, the discretion not to prosecute a law becomes a failure to faithfully execute it."

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