A person who is not an inhabitant or national of a particular state or town: most of the refugees were classed as non-citizens
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- The legislation would likely end up applying to all non-citizens detained by the government both outside the US and within.
- Yet, policing borders inevitably involves coercion, discrimination, and sharp distinctions between citizens and non-citizens.
- They claim the right to lock up citizens and non-citizens alike, without charges, hearings or even notification of families.
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