Law360: Texas Backs Fla. Bid To Block Biden’s Migrant Removal Policy

IRLI In The News

June 19, 2021

By Brett Barrouquere

Texas has joined a fight over two Biden administration policies temporarily narrowing the types of migrants prioritized for removal, joining Florida in urging the Eleventh Circuit to take on the policies because they carry the force of law and warrant judicial review.

In an amicus brief filed Thursday, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said the Biden’s administration disregarded input from the states most affected by illegal immigration in setting out new policy in a pair of memoranda.

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