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Lawyers Demand Immigrant Detainees Be Released Amidst Fears Of Coronavirus Spread

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U.S. immigration authorities are terrified immigrants that are currently being detained are at risk of contracting the potentially lethal coronavirus and spread it throughout the densely populated detention facilities that are housing them.

Among those lawyers are looking to release is a Cuban asylum seeker who has breast cancer, a disease that severely compromises the immune system and could make her more vulnerable to complications from the coronavirus.

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In her four months in immigration detention, the 39-year-old woman has contracted flu and numerous infections and was recently transferred to a detention facility in rural Louisiana, her attorney wrote in a request to federal immigration authorities for what is known as humanitarian parole.

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Attorneys are scrambling to file petitions like hers around the country asking U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials and courts to grant discretionary release and reconsideration of bond denials based on an elevated risk to the detained immigrants of contracting COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.

The immigrants are seeking to be released in the United States while they pursue asylum and other claims to avoid being returned to their home countries.

“The effect of her exposure to this virus could be deadly given what little information we have about how to treat and control this outbreak,” Linda Corchado, the Cuban asylum seeker’s lawyer, wrote in her parole request.

This whole coronavirus situation has raised a lot of ethical questions and concerns, this definitely being one of the top that we need to discuss as a nation. Do we forego the law and allow this individual to just walk free? Or do we find a different solution, like perhaps quarantining her at a hospital so she doesn’t contract the virus and possibly succumb to complications?

Las Americas, Corchado’s organization based in El Paso, Texas, is working with other non-profit groups to file some 60 parole requests, Corchado said, including for a pregnant woman, a man in his late 30s with diabetes and a 55-year-old woman with unspecified underlying health issues.

Other organizations and individual lawyers around the country told Reuters they are pursuing similar bids to free detained immigrants. For example, an attorney at the Brooklyn Defenders legal aid group in New York said it was filing dozens of petitions for release based on the risk of coronavirus.

The balance between upholding the law and being a nation that is equal under the law, while also preserving our belief that all human life is precious and has value is a difficult one to strike.

However, we also have to be aware that the left is notorious for using crisis situations to their advantage when it comes to pushing a particular agenda, therefore, caution in these matters must be exercised.

More than 2,000 immigration detainees were quarantined after mumps and other infectious diseases spread to nearly 900 people in 57 detention centers in 19 states between September 2018 and August 2019. A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study found that 84% of those people were infected within government facilities.

The adequacy of medical quarantine in these facilities came under scrutiny even before the emergence of the coronavirus. Reuters reported this month that federal inspectors found quarantine measures at a detention center in rural New Mexico that experienced a mumps outbreak were inadequate, among other deficiencies in healthcare there.

Measures must be taken to stop the spread of the coronavirus, even among prisoners and those being detained for immigration purposes. If we do not, and these folks just get let loose in the open, either in their home countries or in our own, this could blow back on us and cause yet another epidemic or worse, pandemic.

What that looks like, honestly, is anyone’s guess.

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Biden’s Plan Would Tax AR-15 Owners $200, Ban New Sales of All AR-15’s and Other Guns

Libs, man.

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If they’re not peddling lies or pushing racial division, Democrats are looking to tax law-abiding Americans to the point where it almost doesn’t make sense to earn above a certain amount of money. Why don’t people like Joe understand that lower taxes are an incentive for people to work harder, not to mention that they keep people employed (considering businesses won’t have to fire workers or cut back on hours)!? Libs, man. Just the worst. From Washington Free Beacon: At least 20 million rifles and 150 million ammunition magazines would be caught up in the sales ban and registration scheme Biden touted on the campaign trail, according to a National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) report. The new taxes would cost Americans more than $34 billion, according to a Washington Free Beacon analysis. […] Biden wants to ban new sales of AR-15 rifles and similar firearms as well as any ammunition magazine holding more than 10 rounds—sizes that come standard on most modern rifles and handguns. He would pay some owners to surrender the affected guns they legally own and force everyone else to register the guns under the National Firearms Act. The proposal would require owners to pay a $200 tax stamp for each item. The report said the kinds of rifles Biden wants to ban made up nearly half of all rifles produced in 2018. Oliva said the group’s estimates may actually be undercounts. While NSSF used the latest Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives manufacturer reports, those only cover up to 2018, and Oliva said AR-15s have continued to grow in popularity since then. Kalama Harris apparently doesn’t know that the “Medicare for All” bill she co-sponsored would eliminate private health insurance. WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_Gg9WrNc58#action=share Kamala also recently said that if she became POTUS, she’ll prosecute President Trump.…

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Smoking Gun? Dr. Robert Epstein Reveals How Social Media Giant Manipulated Voters

Just like they did for Hillary?

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Dr. Robert Epstein appeared on Tucker Carlson Tonight on Monday evening. He dropped what he believes is a bombshell about voter manipulation in the 2020 election. Something to keep in mind is that Epstein is a Democrat. He voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016. From Right Scoop: One of the biggest things Epstein exposed on the show, which he believes is a smoking gun, was that his team found that Google was only showing a voting reminder on their homepage to liberals and not conservatives for a period of days. His team, which consisted of 733 field agents in the swing states of Arizona, North Carolina and Florida, was collecting data on Google and other social media companies before the election and when they found this, they went public with their data. He said almost immediately Google ceased their partisan vote reminder and began showing it to everyone for the four days leading up to the election. WATCH: https://twitter.com/TeamTrump/status/1331057147145314304?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331057147145314304%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftherightscoop.com%2Fwatch-dr-robert-epstein-reveals-smoking-gun-on-how-google-manipulated-voters-before-the-election%2F It’s not a shock that Google, Twitter, Facebook, and the rest of ’em lean left. But that doesn’t make it right. Congressional Republicans need to take a stand. At the end of the day, Americans don’t need to worry about a foreign government interfering in an election. They just need to look at American social media giants. WATCH: https://twitter.com/JamesOKeefeIII/status/1318329158859063296?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1318329158859063296%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_3%2Ccontainerclick_0&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftherightscoop.com%2Fbreaking-okeefe-gets-google-program-manager-to-admit-google-skews-their-searches-toward-joe-biden-video%2F VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9uT8zve9wk&feature=emb_title At least 2.6 million votes went for Hillary Clinton that probably otherwise wouldn’t have. At least. That number might jump to over 10 million. The funniest part is that Donald Trump still won. WATCH: https://twitter.com/BreitbartNews/status/1151614617556328448?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1151614617556328448&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.weaselzippers.us%2F426323-ted-cruz-calls-out-how-google-swung-millions-of-votes-toward-hillary-clinton-in-2016%2F

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