The Zambian Observer: US Supreme Court rules that American citizens can’t sue if their non-citizen spouse is denied visa

IRLI In The News

June 23, 2024

By Editorial Staff

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the constitutional rights of U.S. citizens are not violated when the government bars their non-citizen spouses from entering the country without explanation.

The court in a 6-3 decision on Friday, June 21, said Sandra Munoz, a U.S. citizen and civil rights lawyer, cannot challenge the U.S. Department of State’s denial of her El Salvadoran husband’s visa application after the agency waited three years to explain that it suspected him of being a gang member.

Read the full story at The Zambian Observer.

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