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A federal court blocked a new policy that would deny legal status to immigrants seeking public assistance. Photo: Eric Risberg A federal court blocked a new policy that would deny legal status to immigrants seeking public assistance. Photo: Eric Risberg

A federal judge in Manhattan became the first in the country Friday to bar the Trump administration from enforcing its so-called “public charge” rule, which would make it easier for the federal government to deny immigrants legal status who seek public assistance based on their income.

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Dan M. Clark

Dan M. Clark is the Albany reporter for the New York Law Journal. He covers the state Court of Appeals, the state legislature, state regulators, and more. Email Dan anytime at dmclark@alm.com.

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