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270 Illegal Immigrants Sent To Prison In Unprecedented Crackdown

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270 Illegal Immigrants Sent To Prison In Unprecedented Crackdown In temporary courtrooms at a fairgrounds here, 270 illegal immigrants were sentenced this week to five months in prison for working at a meatpacking plant in Iowa with false documents. The prosecutions, which ended Friday, signal a sharp escalation in the Bush administration's crackdown on illegal workers, with prosecutors bringing tough federal criminal charges against most of the immigrants arrested in a May 12 raid.

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