Category: Court News

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case on California Sanctuary Law

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday turned down an appeal from the Trump administration seeking to challenge a California “sanctuary law.” As is the court’s custom, its order declining to hear the case gave no reasons. Justices Clarence Thomas…
Supreme Court lets California’s immigrant ‘sanctuary’ law stand

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the Trump administration’s request for it to consider throwing out California’s so-called “sanctuary state” law. The justices’ order leaves in place lower court rulings that upheld the 2017 law, which limits ways local law…
Court grants immigration case

This morning the Supreme Court issued orders from the justices’ private conference last week. The court added one new case to its merits docket for the term that begins in October. The justices once again did not act on two…
Lawsuit Asks Judge To Stop Trump Immigration Order

A new legal action has asked a federal judge to place a temporary restraining order on the Trump administration’s April 22, 2020, presidential proclamation designed to prevent many Americans from sponsoring family members for immigration. The legal action builds on…