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Quotas imposed on US immigration judges

Quotas imposed on US immigration judges

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption About 600,000 people are waiting to have their immigration cases heard The US Justice Department is to impose quotas on immigration judges in an attempt to get cases processed faster, US media report. Judges will be told to get through at least 700 cases a year to be given a…

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Maldives orders navy to defy judges

Maldives orders navy to defy judges

Image copyright AFP Image caption Police broke up opposition celebrations of a Supreme Court ruling on Friday The Maldives government has ordered the security forces to resist any move by the Supreme Court to arrest or impeach President Abdulla Yameen. The court on Friday had ruled the trial of exiled ex-President Mohamed Nasheed unconstitutional and…

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