Law360: Justices Urged To Keep 4th Circ. Ruling Against DACA Repeal

IRLI In The News

June 25, 2019

By Tiffany Hu

The Fourth Circuit’s decision that the government’s planned repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was arbitrary and capricious should be left untouched, a group of nonprofits told the U.S. Supreme Court Monday, saying there are no “compelling” reasons to grant review.

In an opposition brief, Casa de Maryland, Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights and other immigrant advocacy groups urged the high court to deny the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s bid to overturn a split Fourth Circuit ruling last month that its decision to terminate DACA, which has provided deportation relief for 800,000 young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children, was arbitrary and capricious in violation of administrative law. Read the full story at Law360.

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