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Attorney general says asylum seekers will be detained through proceedings

The Justice Department has ruled that undocumented immigrants who apply for asylum in the U.S. must be detained while their cases are considered. Attorney General William Barr says asylum-seekers who demonstrate "credible fear" are no longer eligible to be released on bond. Paula Reid reports.
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