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Biden v. Texas

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-954 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether 8 U.S.C. § 1225 requires the Department of Homeland Security to continue implementing the Migrant Protection Protocols, a former policy under which certain noncitizens arriving at the southwest border were returned to Mexico during their immigration proceedings; and (2) whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit erred by concluding that the secretary of homeland security’s new decision terminating MPP had no legal effect.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 29 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 28, 2022)