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Trump advocates depriving undocumented immigrants of due-process rights

Trump advocates depriving undocumented immigrants of due-process rights

President Donald Trump on Sunday explicitly advocated depriving undocumented immigrants of their due-process rights, arguing that people who cross the border into the United States illegally were invaders and must immediately be deported without trial or an appearance before a judge.

Trump's attack on the judicial system sowed more confusion as lawmakers struggle to reach consensus on immigration legislation and as federal agencies scramble to reunite thousands of migrant children and their parents who had been separated at the border under an administration policy that the president abruptly reversed last week.

The House is preparing to vote this week on a broad, GOP...

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