Immigration Law

States Sue Trump to Protect Dreamers and Preserve DACA

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, Sept. 6, 2017 

A.G. Schneiderman Files Lawsuit To Protect Dreamers And Preserve DACA

NY, MA, WA Lead Coalition Of 16 Attorneys General In Eastern District Of NY Lawsuit 

Nearly 42,000 DACA Grantees In NY – And 800,000 Across US – Jeopardized By Trump Administration’s Decision To End DACA

Lawsuit Argues That Trump Administration Violates Due Process Rights; Harms States’ Residents, Institutions, And Economies; And Violates The Equal Protection Clause By Discriminating Against DREAMers Of Mexican Origin, Who Account For 78% Of DACA Grantees