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Daily Immigration News Clips – September 29, 2020

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on September 29, 2020.

National

New York Times Immigrants Say They Were Pressured Into Unneeded Surgeries
By Caitlin Dickerson, Seth Freed Wessler and Miriam Jordan

LA Times Detainees at California’s for-profit ICE detention centers will soon be able to sue over abuse, harm
By ANDREA CASTILLO

Morning Star UK American horror story of the 21st century: US immigration detention centres
By CHAUNCEY K ROBINSON

Reuters Unraveling of Trump policies a distant hope for separated immigrant families
By Kristina Cooke and Mica Rosenberg

CNN Trump administration has still not said how many refugees may be admitted to US next year
By Priscilla Alvarez

CBS News Trump vs. Biden race to dictate fate of U.S. immigration for years to come
By Camilo Montoya-Gomez

Reuters Mexico identifies woman who may have had unconsensual gynecological surgery in U.S. detention

New York Times Trump Deflects Questions About Taxes, but First Debate Has a New Issue
By Peter Baker and Michael D. Shear

Politico Trump — not Biden — is being underestimated going into the debate
By Ryan Lizza

CNN Trump will have to account for failed virus response in debate with Biden
By Stephen Collinson

CNN Trump looking for 11th-hour reset but mostly shuns debate prep
By Kevin Liptak and Kaitlan Collins

Roll Call Privacy of biometric data in DHS hands in doubt, inspector general says
By Dean DeChiaro

Associated Press They wanted disruption in 2016. Now they’re Trump defectors
By Tamara Lush

Washington Post Post-ABC poll: Biden leads Trump in battleground state of Pennsylvania
By Scott Clement and Dan Balz

The Hill Union leader vows 'infrequent' minority voters will help deliver Biden victory
By Rafael Bernal

Politico Once on defense, Dems grow confident in Trump country
By SARAH FERRIS and ALLY MUTNICK

MS. Magazine (Op-ed) “The Cruelty Is the Point”: U.S. Still Denying Protection to Severely Ill People With No Legal Status—Despite Announcing Otherwise
By SHOBA SIVAPRASAD WADHIA, AUDREY ALLEN and MAHSA KHANBABAI

Washington Post (Op-ed) A pug, a cat and a baby have paid more in taxes than Trump reportedly has
By Petula Dvorak

LA Times (Op-ed) Trump’s ‘historic bloc,’ like fascist movements, unifies groups with opposing interests
By Alfonso Gonzales Toribio

Local

Politico (Florida) ‘He just lies’: Florida’s senior voters suddenly are in play
By Matt Dixon

Arizona Central (Arizona) What Arizonans are watching for in the first presidential debate between Trump and Biden
By Rachel Leingang

WSOCTV (North Carolina) ICE agents arrest 24 people across NC, including Charlotte, in latest operation
By Tina Terry