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Activist Ravi Ragbir Granted Stay of Deportation Files First Amendment Lawsuit

Activist Ravi Ragbir Granted Stay of Deportation Files First Amendment Lawsuit

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories

Immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir has been granted a stay of deportation, which allows him to stay in the country at least until his next check-in with ICE on March 15. He has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, claiming ICE deports immigrants for speaking out against the agency.

Q&A: NYU Law Opens Center to Help AGs Fight EPA Rollbacks

Q&A: NYU Law Opens Center to Help AGs Fight EPA Rollbacks

By Sierra Jackson, News Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under News

In response to Trump's move to rollback the EPA budget, NYU Law has opened a new center to aid US attorneys.