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Reported: DOJ cancels diversity training, including for immigration judges

  1. Date Announced

    Oct. 9, 2020

    According to a memo obtained by the San Francisco Chronicle, DOJ has suspended all diversity and inclusion events for its employees -- including immigration judges -- whether attendance is required or even permitted on Government-paid time. The memo is in response to an executive order issued by President Trump that labeled bias sensitivity training as “offensive and anti-American race and sex stereotyping and scapegoating.”

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Oct. 8, 2020
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Hearings and Adjudications
Agencies Affected: EOIR DOJ

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