dearJulius.com Write For Us

Justice Department petitions Supreme Court to intervene in DACA cases

SHARE:

The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to intervene in three cases challenging the Trump administration's plans to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI

By Daniel Uria, UPI

The U.S. Department of Justice petitioned the Supreme Court Monday to intervene in a trio of cases regarding the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

The Justice Department requested the Supreme Court review three cases from California, New York and Washington, D.C., that seek to block President Donald Trump's move to end the program known as DACA. The program protects more than 700,000 undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children from deportation and enables them to get work permits since being implemented by the Obama administration.

"An immediate grant of certiorari is necessary to obtain an appropriately prompt resolution of this important dispute," the Justice Department said. "Even if a losing party were immediately to seek certiorari from a decision of one of the courts of appeals, this court would not be able to review that decision in the ordinary course until next term at the earliest."

In October, the Justice Department filed notice it would seek the Supreme Court's intervention if the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals didn't issue a verdict on challenges against the program by Oct. 31.

"The district court's order requires the government to indefinitely tolerate -- and, indeed, affirmative sanction -- an ongoing violation of federal law being committed by nearly 700,000 aliens pursuant to the DACA policy," the agency said.

Solicitor General Noel Francisco said it was imperative for the Supreme Court to get the case on the justices' docket for the current term, which is set to end in June.

"Absent prompt intervention from this court, there is little chance the court would resolve this dispute for at least another year," Francisco said.

Trump announced plans to phase out the program in September 2017, but District Judge John Bates in Washington, D.C., ruled in August that the program must be fully restored.

COMMENTS



Note: If you think this story need more information or correction, feel free to comment below your opinion and reaction.
Like & Follow to Stay Updated ...

Name

Alabama,1,Arizona,1,Barack,1,California,3,Colorado,1,Connecticut,1,Crime,531,Florida,1,Franc,1,Hawaii,8,Illinois,1,Los Angeles,2,Massachusetts,3,Mississippi,1,New York,127,U.S.,1552,Washington,4,
ltr
item
U.S. - U.S. Daily News: Justice Department petitions Supreme Court to intervene in DACA cases
Justice Department petitions Supreme Court to intervene in DACA cases
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-_SKgP2ce3wM/W-EfxHBnkyI/AAAAAAABIRU/_Z78L4X-33I0Wh7--jAS9ykLx6aAjBdMQCLcBGAs/s1600/1.jpg
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-_SKgP2ce3wM/W-EfxHBnkyI/AAAAAAABIRU/_Z78L4X-33I0Wh7--jAS9ykLx6aAjBdMQCLcBGAs/s72-c/1.jpg
U.S. - U.S. Daily News
https://us.dailynews.us.com/2018/11/justice-department-petitions-supreme.html
https://us.dailynews.us.com/
https://us.dailynews.us.com/
https://us.dailynews.us.com/2018/11/justice-department-petitions-supreme.html
true
3263844984480124152
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Read More Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy