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In a letter to leaders of the U.S. Congress, the New York City Bar Association urges action on federal legislation that would bring about comprehensive and effective immigration reform, and opposition to Arizona’s S.B. 1070 anti-immigration act and similar immigration laws under consideration by various state legislatures throughout the country. <

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Earlier this month, a Jewish refugee from Ukraine who has been in this country as a lawful permanent resident since 1995, walked out of the Monmouth County Correctional Institution and headed back to his home in Brooklyn after 10 months in detention. <
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