Immigration Law

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DACA Dodged Bullet in Hanen Hearing...For Now
Posted on 9 Aug 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Julian Aguilar, Texas Tribune, Aug. 8, 2018 - "The state of Texas will continue to incur irreparable financial harm if an Obama-era immigration program isn't halted immediately, attorneys for the state argued in Houston on Wednesday. But lawyers... Read More

Tags: daca , paxton , hanen

Seven States, Led by Texas, Sue to End DACA Program
Posted on 2 May 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Maggie Astor, New York Times, May 1, 2018 - "Opening another front in the battle over immigration policy, Texas and six other states sued the federal government on Tuesday in an attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The... Read More

Tags: daca , paxton , Texas

Federal Judge Tosses Texas' 'Sanctuary Cities' Lawsuit
Posted on 10 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cassandra Pollock, Texas Tribune, Aug. 10, 2017 - "A federal judge dismissed Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's request to dub the state's new "sanctuary cities" ban constitutional on Wednesday — but the legal battle isn't... Read More

Texas Files Preemptive Lawsuit Defending 'Sanctuary Cities' Ban
Posted on 8 May 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

TX Atty. Gen. Ken Paxton, May 8, 2017 - "Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit asking the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas to uphold the constitutionality of Senate Bill 4. SB 4 bans sanctuary cities in Texas and requires... Read More