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Potential seizure of IDNYC records threatens immigrants' security


Designed to lend credibility to undocumented immigrants, New York City’s identity card program helps residents in their daily lives. The city plans to destroy the database, which contains nearly 1 million passports and documents, but Republican lawmakers have filed a lawsuit to keep it. A related article on this subject was withdrawn by the Thompson Reuters foundation.