Nevada Attorney General Ford Joins 15 State Coalition Protecting Long-Term Liberian Residents of the US

Nevada Attorney General Ford Joins 15 State Coalition Protecting Long-Term Liberian Residents of the US

Brief Defends Deferred Enforced Departure for Families

Carson City, NV (STL.News) – Friday, Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford joined a coalition of 15 states in filing an amicus brief in support of legal action to halt the Trump Administration’s termination of Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) for thousands of Liberians who have been living, working and raising their families in the U.S. for decades.

In the brief, the attorneys general argue to preserve DED, an immigration program authorized by the president to protect foreign nationals whose countries have experienced armed conflict, civil unrest, natural disasters or public health crises. 

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