Immigration Law

Federal Court Enjoins DACA Revocation: Gonzalez Torres v. DHS

Gonzalez Torres v. DHS, Sept. 29, 2017 - "For the reasons set forth herein, the court Grants Plaintiff’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction and (1) Orders that Defendants’ May 7, 2016 revocation of Plaintiff’s DACA status is vacated and Defendants are preliminary enjoined from enforcing the said revocation; (2) Orders that Defendants’ termination of Plaintiff’s EAD is vacated and Defendants are preliminarily enjoined from terminating Plaintiff’s employment authorization; (3) Orders that Defendants shall fully comply with the DACA SOP should Defendants elect to reconsider Plaintiff’s DACA status; and (4) Orders that Defendants accept Plaintiff’s DACA renewal application."

[Hats off to Jaba Tsitsuashvili and John C. Ulin!]