Category: Court News

Supreme Court Blocks Bid to Defend Trump US Immigration Rule

The US Supreme Court has dismissed an attempt made by Republican-led states to take over the legal defense of a hardline US immigration policy introduced by former US President, Donald Trump, which prohibited permanent residency for immigrants deemed likely to…
SCOTUS limits federal court review in immigration cases

In response to the Supreme Court’s recent decisions in two immigration cases that limit federal court review in immigration cases Sarah Paoletti, Practice Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and director of the Transnational Legal…
Why Judges Are Basically in Charge of U.S. Immigration Policy Now

When Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a new lawsuit against the Biden Administration last week challenging the allegedly “unlawful” move to grant asylum officers authority to decide some asylum cases, no one was surprised. It’s the 11th immigration-related lawsuit…