Judge Pushes Back On Gov't Bid To Limit DACA Discovery

Law360, New York (December 7, 2017, 12:36 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday defended his decision ordering the government to hand over evidence in a challenge to the planned end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, telling the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday that the government had misconstrued his order in its petition.

The U.S. Department of Justice had asked the justices to issue a writ of mandamus to the district court, telling it to halt discovery in five combined challenges to President Donald Trump’s decision to end the DACA program,...
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Regents of University of California et al v. United States Department of Homeland Security et al


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3:17-cv-05211

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California Northern

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

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William Alsup

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September 8, 2017

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