deportation deportation  /ˌdi pɔr ˈteɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of expelling a person from their native land
  2. (n) the expulsion from a country of an undesirable alien

Usage(s):

  1. Now, he awaits deportation at the airport's transit area.
  2. The judgment involved the case of a 76 year-old woman seeking damages for the 1941 deportation of her father by Vichy forces to Auschwitz, where he was killed.
  3. Illegal aliens accused of committing crimes will face deportation even before trial under a pilot program in Florida.

News

  1. Frederick Sheriff Chuck Jenkins faces pushback on immigrants, youths’ deaths

    COLUMN Law-and-order sheriff in Frederick draws criticism for targeting traffic violators for deportation.
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Gay undocumented Irishman has his deportation suspended

    In a closely watched case, a gay undocumented Irishman has had his deportation order suspended and his case “administratively closed” as the Obama administration seems intent on taking steps to halt deportation of gays who have married.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  3. Deportation protest expected outside Irish government buildings

    Over 100 failed asylum seekers are taking to the streets of Dublin to protest against deportation orders. The asylum seekers are set to protest outside government buildings and are demanding to stay in Ireland with their Irish born children.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Irish Central

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Quotes

  1. "It is not an exaggeration to say that such an action would set us back years in the war on terrorism," Woolsey wrote in a letter released by Seick. "Mosab's deportation would be such an inhumane act it would constitute a blight on American...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: James Woolsey Source: Jewishinstlouis.org

  2. "Carachuri-Rosendo, and others in his position, may now seek cancellation of [deportation proceedings] and thereby avoid the harsh consequence of mandatory removal," Stevens wrote.
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: John Paul Stevens Source: Dscriber (blog)

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