Federal immigration judges are on track to let 89,383 immigrants facing deportation remain — at least temporarily — in the U.S. this fiscal year, the highest number in at least the past 16 years, according to a report released this week.
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Top five states for percentages of cases in which federal immigration judges have ordered deportations for fiscal year 2013*
Source: Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse
* Through August 2013