A security officer, left, speaks with a man outside a federal building in Baltimore, Maryland that houses a United States immigration court. Some immigration courts across the country have reopened after closing because of the coronavirus pandemic [Julio Cortez/AP Photo]
Three immigration courts in the United States reopened Monday as the government extended its push to fully restart the clogged system despite rising coronavirus cases in states where many of the small courtrooms are located.
In Baltimore, Maryland people with hearings to reach final decisions were allowed to enter the federal building housing the immigration court only if they wore masks. Benches in a courtroom and seats in a waiting area were blocked off with tape, and social distancing signs were placed on