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DeSantis hits back at migrant lawsuit, calls it ‘political theater’

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' office is pushing back against a class-action lawsuit filed by a group of Venezuelan migrants the state flew to Massachusetts. Three unnamed migrants and immigration activists filed the suit against the governor and the state's transportation secretary earlier Tuesday. The suit alleges they misled the migrants into boarding the flights through false promises. Some of the migrants say they were told they were being sent to Washington, D.C., or Boston.
2 months ago·Tallahassee, United States

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Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis’ team slams migrants’ lawsuit over Martha’s Vineyard flight

The office of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis criticized the class-action suit filed by migrants he flew to Martha's Vineyard last week, saying each of the Venezuelans signed a waiver form before the flight.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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DeSantis hits back at migrant lawsuit, calls it ‘political theater’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R) office is pushing back against a class-action lawsuit filed by a group of Venezuelan migrants the state flew to Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., calling it an act of “political theater.” “It is opportunistic that activists would use illegal immigrants for political theater,” DeSantis Communications Director Taryn Feske said in a statement…

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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DeSantis slams Martha’s Vineyard migrant lawsuit as ‘political theater’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis slammed and questioned the origins of a lawsuit filed against him by Venezuelan migrants who claimed they were lied to when they boarded planes to Martha’s Vineyard last week.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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Migrants flown to Martha’s Vineyard file lawsuit against Gov. DeSantis

A civil rights law firm filed a federal class action lawsuit on Tuesday against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and others for transporting around 50 immigrants from San Antonio, Texas, to Martha’s Vineyard, without shelter or resources in place.The firm Lawyers for Civil Rights, in conjunction with the migrant-led nonprofit Alianza Americas, filed the suit on behalf of the "Vineyard migrants and all similarly situated people who are fraudulently indu…

2 months ago·Portland, United States
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Mitch McConnell: Ron DeSantis 'helped' migrants with his Martha's Vineyard stunt

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' transport of migrants to Martha's Vineyard is under criminal investigation. Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell comments.

2 months ago·Louisville, United States
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DeSantis Fires Back Against 'Political Theater' After Martha's Vineyard Migrants File Lawsuit

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Gov. Ron DeSantis over the transportation of immigrants to Martha's Vineyard.

2 months ago·Phoenix, United States
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