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National & World Treasury Dept. gets over 1 million comments on currency redesign Treasury Dept. gets over 1 million comments on currency redesign
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Wednesday he's gotten more than a million responses to his request for comments on how U.S. currency should be redesigned and recommendations for what woman should become the first female on U.S. paper money in more than a century.
National & World Lawyers: immigrant mothers coerced to wear ankle monitors Lawyers: immigrant mothers coerced to wear ankle monitors
Lawyers representing immigrant mothers held in a South Texas detention center say the women have been denied counsel and coerced into accepting ankle-monitoring bracelets as a condition of release, even after judges made clear that paying their bonds would suffice.