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Supreme Court Oral Argument Preview: Lee v. U.S. (Tues., Mar. 28, 2017)
Posted on 27 Mar 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Manny Vargas, Mar. 24, 2017 - "Mr. Lee repeatedly asked his lawyer about the risk of deportation if he agreed to plead guilty. Again and again, the lawyer reassured Mr. Lee that he would not be deported given, as the lawyer put it, Mr. Lee’s... Read More

Link to Transcript of Mellouli v. Holder Supreme Court Oral Argument
Posted on 14 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Supreme Court No. 13-1034, Jan. 14, 2015 See also: Supreme Court Oral Argument Previews: Mellouli v. Holder Read More

Reaction to USA v. Texas Supreme Court Oral Argument
Posted on 19 Apr 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Tuesday, Apr. 19, 2016, Yosemite National Park* Professors, practitioners, bloggers and reporters are reacting to yesterday's Supreme Court oral argument. (Transcript here .) A sample: Will Chief Justice Roberts Give the Administration a... Read More

S.C. Mellouli v. Holder Oral Argument Recap - Dean Kevin R. Johnson
Posted on 16 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[On Jan. 14, 2015] the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Mellouli v. Holder , a challenge to the removal of Moones Mellouli, a lawful permanent resident from Tunisia, based on a Kansas misdemeanor drug paraphernalia conviction for possession... Read More

Preview of Today's Sup. Ct. Oral Argument in Hernández v. Mesa
Posted on 21 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Edith Roberts, SCOTUSblog, Feb. 21, 2017 - "Today the court returns from its February break to hear oral argument in ... Hernández v. Mesa , a case that stems from the cross-border shooting of a Mexican teenager by a U.S. Border Patrol agent... Read More

Supreme Court Oral Argument in U.S. v. Texas Set for April 18, 2016
Posted on 4 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

SCOTUSblog, Mar. 4, 2016 - "Issue: (1) Whether a state that voluntarily provides a subsidy to all aliens with deferred action has Article III standing and a justiciable cause of action under the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) to challenge the... Read More

Supreme Court News (Tuesday, January 17, 2017) - Updated
Posted on 17 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Today, January 17, 2017, the SCOTUS hears oral argument in Lynch v. Dimaya , a case with "potentially far-reaching constitutional implications," according to Prof. Kevin Johnson . Here's a link to the transcript . Last Friday, January... Read More

Supreme Court Oral Argument Preview: Maslenjak v. U.S.
Posted on 24 Apr 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Nancy Morawetz, Apr. 24, 2017 - "[On Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017,] the Supreme Court will hear argument in Maslenjak v. United States , a case in which the government seeks extraordinary power to jail and strip citizenship from anyone based on an immaterial... Read More

Arizona Countdown: Apr. 25th Supreme Court Oral Argument
Posted on 8 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Refresh this page often for all the links you'll need about Arizona v. U.S., to be argued at the Supreme Court on Apr. 25th. - SCOTUSblog Read More

Supreme Court sets April 25th for Arizona immigration case oral argument
Posted on 5 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" The U.S. Supreme Court said on Friday it will hear arguments on April 25 on the power of states to adopt tough immigration laws, concluding the term's scheduled oral arguments with a major case pitting Arizona against the Obama administration... Read More