House Democrats Take Aim at the Nation’s Immigration Courts

Article author: 
Preston Huennekens
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Monday, January 24, 2022
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National Issues
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House Democrats are taking aim at the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR), which is the immigration court system of the United States. EOIR is an agency within the Department of Justice, making it unique in that it is not an “independent” Article III court, but instead a court system within the executive branch in Article II of the Constitution. . . .