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Immigration Activist Staves off Deportation for Now

An immigration activist whose long battle over deportation has drawn support from Democratic politicians in New York won't have to leave country before a first amendment lawsuit is heard. Ravi Ragbir, a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago who leads the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, a coalition of 150 faith-based pro-immigrant groups, says in a lawsuit that he and other activists have been wrongly targeted by immigration officials in an effort by the federal government to...

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