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Judge charges US bias in handling Haitians

By WITH ANALYSIS FROM MONITOR CORRESPONDENTS AROUND THE WORLD, EIDTED BY DEBRA K. PIOT / July 3, 1980



Miami

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that treatment of Haitian refugees by the US Immigration and Naturalization Service has been discriminatory and gave the agency 90 days to work out a plan to change its ways. The suit charged it used biased standards in dealing with applicants for political asylum by the Haitians , who have landed by the hundreds on south Florida shores.

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