Category: Court News

Trump Administration Back at Supreme Court in Immigration Fight

The Trump Administration returned to the Supreme Court on Monday night in the latest round in the long-running court fight over barring the entry into the U.S. of foreign nationals from nations with Muslim population majorities. Although a federal appeals…
Virginia Men File Lawsuit Challenging Trump Immigration Changes

Nurimaro Park, 26, is one of about 800,000 people who had benefited from an Obama-era program that extended protections to immigrants brought illegally to the U.S. as children. While he knew the significance of the protection he received under the…
Why are Immigration Cases in N.J. Being Heard by Judges in Puerto Rico?

ELIZABETH–Some 50 percent of Puerto Rico these days remains without power. But the hurricane-ravaged island still has enough juice to run a live video stream between an immigration court in Guaynabo, and the Elizabeth Detention Center in New Jersey–where many…
Immigration Judges Defy a Higher Court, Trapping Hundreds Behind Bars

A group of immigration judges is defying rulings by the nation’s largest federal appellate court and has kept hundreds of people, possibly thousands, behind bars, sometimes for years, without any chance to make their case for freedom. The detainees are…
Dallas Lawyer Joins Immigration Lawsuit Against President Trump

A Dallas attorney and former member of the Texas House of Representatives is among several individuals and groups who filed a lawsuit against President Trump and several federal government agencies this week to halt the most recent immigration ban enacted…