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Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-60 5th Cir. Mar 31, 2010
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Jun 14, 2010 9-0 Stevens OT 2009
 
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Holding: The Court held that a minor drug offense is not automatic grounds for deportation of a legal immigrant.

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Judgment: Reversed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice John Paul Stevens on June 14, 2010. Justice Scalia and Thomas each filed an opinion concurring in the judgment only.

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