Critical race theory takes aim at immigration law; courts wrestle with Hispanic disparity in cases

Article author: 
Steven Dinan
Article publisher: 
the Washington Times
Article date: 
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
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Forget drugs or fraud. The most common type of case federal prosecutors bring is against illegal immigrants who try to reenter the country after having been ousted — and almost all of those charged are Hispanic.

Now federal courts are grappling with whether that imbalance means the law itself is racist. . . .