Hospitals Ship Immigrants Home ... and Often to Uncertain Futures

Tucson Weekly | August 15, 2008
Critics call it international patient-dumping that occurs beyond the oversight of federal agencies, such as U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. But the government is beginning to take notice: a Florida state appeals court has ruled that only the federal government has the power to remove a person from this country.

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