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July 16, 2014

Border Crisis Resulting In Sharp Rise In Asylum Claims
By Jennifer G. Hickey

According to TRAC, as of the end of June 2014, the court backlog for juveniles from Guatemala is the largest with 12,841 cases, closely followed by Honduras (12,696) and El Salvador (12,162). While proponents of immigration reform assert that concerns about the background of some of those crossing the border, a report released in April by Syracuse University found that the Secure Communities program designed to track illegals with criminal backgrounds has fallen short of its intended goals. Read Latest Breaking News from Newsmax.com http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/court-system-asylum-claims/2014/07/16/id/583068#ixzz37kbT4uV6 Urgent: Should Obamacare Be Repealed? Vote Here Now!

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