Judge Reserves Ruling On Motion To Bar Testimony On Immigration Customs Practices
(March 8, 2016, 1:13 PM EST) -- FORT MYERS, Fla. — Finding that a former judge may be able to assist a jury on procedures employed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the U.S. immigration courts, a Florida federal judge on March 4 reserved ruling on a motion to exclude until trial (United States of America v. Yohany Hernandez-Hernandez, No. 15-59, M.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27737).
(Order available. Document #30-160311-031R.)
The U.S. government charged Yohany Hernandez-Hernandez with transporting and harboring illegal immigrants. On May 13, 2015, a federal grand...