12 states, DC file court brief in support of immigration actions

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Immigration Law | 0 comments

A dozen states that back President Obama’s immigration actions are now upping the ante with their support, filing arguments with the courts that the legal challenges to the looming measures don’t hold water.

In a “friend of the court” brief filed Monday, attorneys general from 12 states and the District of Columbia threw their backing behind the president’s executive actions, which could help nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants who currently live in the U.S., allowing them to seek work without fear of deportation.

See entire article here: http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/12-states-dc-file-court-brief-support-immigration-actions

 

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