In South Florida, not far from where Rep. Foley sent those notorious e-mails, a 30 year old Ukranian woman, Bella Maryanovsky, was arrested, two weeks ago, when she showed up at a local immigration office to update her green card papers. Ms. Maryanovsky, a legal alien resident of Florida, is scheduled to be transferred soon to Krome Detention Center, outside Miami, and possibly deported back to her native Ukraine. Her arrest comes under a new immigration program called "Operation Return to Sender," and in the wake of new legislation passed, last week, by the Bush administration all but suspending habeas corpus for "enemy combatants. The fact that this administration is using a pernicious new program to revoke the right to due process of those on our shores legally is egregious, and egregiously ignored by our legislators and media.
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