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Enforcing Texas’ new immigration law may be challenging, even for authorities that support it

A new law allowing local authorities to deport migrants remains tied up in court. Even if it goes back into effect, logistical challenges could complicate enforcement.

Gov. Greg Abbott poses with a framed letter from the Sheriffs' Association of Texas at the Texas Capitol in Austin on Wednesday, March 20, 2024. Abbott was presented with the letter after the association announced their support of his border policies.

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