Ledezma-Cosino v. Sessions

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-313 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: Whether, when assessing a statute under rational basis review, a court must consider both the ultimate effect of the statute and the statutory means by which it achieves that effect, or whether a court must look only at the ultimate effect of the statute; and (2) whether the habitual drunkard provision of 8 U.S.C. § 1101(f) is unconstitutionally vague.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Aug 25 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 29, 2017)
Sep 26 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including October 30, 2017.
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