Example sentences for: detaining

How can you use “detaining” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • taking legal action to prevent terrorists from coming into the United States and to remove those already here, detaining them while awaiting removal proceedings;

  • A paper detaining the sequence information [ 3 ] is now available at http://genome.wustl.edu.

  • INS is currently attempting to estimate the increased budgetary impact of detaining all aliens with administratively final orders of deportation pending their removal.

  • International law enforcement has also begun a "roundup of the usual suspects ," detaining anyone with suspected ties to terrorist groups until the end of Ramadan.

  • The Washington Post stuffs Dagestan and goes instead with the INS's apparent loosening of its previous policy of automatically detaining every immigrant eligible for deportation because of a criminal conviction.


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