Immigration Newsletter

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Opinion analysis: Court rejects retroactive application of 1996 immigration law amendment : SCOTUSblog

Opinion analysis: Court rejects retroactive application of 1996 immigration law amendment : SCOTUSblog

I am a fan of this opinion...unlike many that the Supreme Court has been making lately or may be likely to make in the near future. On immigration, the court has a mixed record in recent years -- but the opinions are typically toward restricting the draconian effects of the "Immigration Reforms" passed by the Contract with America Congresses of the mid 1990s