Even though you are not an American citizen, you are still afforded certain rights. One of those is that you cannot be removed from the country, even if your immigration status is illegal, unless you undergo a certain legal process. However, there are some instances in which the government decides to forego the usual legal steps required and have you deported. Expedited Removal Whether or not the government can use an expedited removal to deport you depends on how you gained entry into the country.
9 June 2015