Midyear Report: Top 5 Immigration Rulings Of 2020

Law360 (July 6, 2020, 8:45 PM EDT) -- Just six months into 2020, federal courts have already issued a number of key rulings that could shape immigration law, weighing in on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, fast-tracked deportation proceedings and tighter scrutiny on H-1B specialty occupation visas.

The amount of major immigration cases before the courts this year is "not normal," said Elora Mukherjee, director of the immigrant rights clinic at Columbia Law School.

"Usually, the purpose of law is to create stable rules that everybody understands and abides by. And with this administration, especially in immigration, things have been changing so fast. Literally week to week,...

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