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US court strikes down law that makes it a felony to encourage someone to violate immigration law

SAN FRANCISCO - An appeals court decided unanimously Tuesday to strike down a federal law that makes it a felony to encourage someone to violate immigration laws.

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of

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