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Dayton immigration attorney expects legal challenge to Trump travel ban



Dayton immigration attorney Maria Otero expects the new travel ban announced by the Trump administration will face a legal challenge on constitutional grounds. The American Civil Liberties Union may head-up a coalition to file suit over the ban.

The executive orders are already having an impact. Otero said local immigrants are now reluctant to call police, fearing it will get them into trouble even if they are here legally.


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