Category: Court News

Appeals Court Overturns Ban on Immigrant Courthouse Arrests

A federal appeals court on Tuesday overturned a ruling that barred immigration authorities from arresting people suspected of living in the U.S. illegally if they show up at Massachusetts courthouses. The decision by the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals…
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…