Judge To Move Fast On Suit Over Census Citizenship Query

Law360, New York (May 9, 2018, 7:49 PM EDT) -- A Manhattan federal judge said Wednesday he will move quickly to resolve a challenge by a coalition of states to the Trump administration's controversial decision to add a question on citizenship status to the 2020 census, noting the approaching population count and the high likelihood of appellate review.

U.S. District Judge Jesse M. Furman set a briefing schedule for a planned motion to dismiss the lawsuit, to be filed by the U.S. Department of Commerce, which will last through late June. The judge set a July...
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Case Title

State Of New York et al v. United States Department of Commerce et al


Case Number

1:18-cv-02921

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision

Judge

Jesse M. Furman

Date Filed

April 3, 2018

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