The decision opens the door to numerous immigrant workers, and moots out ongoing litigation against the Trump policy.
A unanimous Sixth Circuit decision upheld a lower court ruling holding that the moratorium is illegal.
Biden Administration Extends CDC Eviction Moratorium Until June 30—the Legal Battle Over it Will Continue
The new order is similar to the old, but includes an extensive section defending the measure on public health grounds.
This is the third court to rule that the moratorium is illegal. Two decisions have upheld it.
There are now two district court decisions ruling against the moratorium and two upholding it.
Two district court decisions have upheld the moratorium against various challenges, while one has ruled against it. The legal battle may be just beginning.
This action brings to an end a period when the US was more closed off to legal immigration than at any other time in the nation's history.
On delegation, time, and congressional capacity.
Ninth Circuit Rules Against Trump's Diversion of Military Construction Funds to Build his Border Wall
The divided 2-1 decision is the first court of appeals ruling to rule on the legality of a key part of the funding diversion effort.
The lawsuit raises a variety of important issues, including a nondelegation challenge. It could turn out to be a very significant case.
In it I explain how to reform a federal law the Supreme Court has interpreted as giving the president nearly unlimited power to ban migrants from entering the United States.
Other possible legal challenges to Trump's expanded travel ban may be precluded by the Supreme Court's ruling in Trump v. Hawaii. This one is not.
As Trump's trade wars demonstrate, giving the president unilateral authority to impose tariffs is both dangerous and unconstitutional. Getting rid of it is likely to require a combination of litigation and political mobilization.