The number of illegal aliens in the United States with the consequent economic and social problems continues to increase. One response from the United States Supreme Court is a limitation of the waiver of deportation provision for illegal aliens who gained entry through a misrepresentation, but have families partially composed of United States citizens. The author suggests that this change in emphasis goes too far in restricting congressional intent to preserve family unity.
Vicki Joyner Musto and Judith Ruffo,
Are the Borders Closing? Errico to Reid: A New Court and an Aging Frontier,
31 U. Miami L. Rev.
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