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Thursday, August 28, 2014, 4:22 a.m.

Sheriffs balk at longer detention of noncitizens

Sheriffs across the nation are openly rejecting the U.S. policy of holding noncitizens who are accused or convicted of crimes for extra time, which for years has enabled the federal government to begin deportation proceedings for thousands of illegal aliens.

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