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Immigration cases pushed way back

LOS ANGELES — The federal government shutdown last year delayed more than 37,000 immigration hearings by months or years for immigrants already waiting in lengthy lines to plead for asylum or green cards.

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  • Headline: Immigration cases pushed way back
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 5 on 02/23/2014
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