41.0209 Review of detention proceedings.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 41.0209]

(a) The Trial Division of the High Court of American Samoa may review in a habeas corpus proceeding any determination of the Attorney General concerning detention, release on bond, or parole, pending decision of the deportability.

(b) If the High Court finds that the Attorney General is not proceeding with such, reasonable dispatch as may be indicated by particular facts and circumstances to determine deportability, the Court may order the individual’s release on such terms and conditions as the court deems necessary.

History: 1984, PL, 18-52 § 2, amd 2004, PL 28-17.