Category: Court News

Supreme Court Hears Immigration Detention Case

Washington (CNN) – The Supreme Court grappled on Wednesday with the scope of an immigration law that allows the government to detain without bond those living in the US legally with past criminal records. The case centers on whether detention…
A High-Stakes Immigration Case Hits the Supreme Court

“What is chicken?” asked the great Judge Henry Friendly in Frigaliment Importing Co. v. B.N.S. International Sales Corp., a case read by every first-year law student. Is it “a young chicken, suitable for broiling and frying” or rather “any bird…