Victory! Supreme Court Limits Deportation Challenges

Article date: 
Monday, May 24, 2021
Article category: 
National Issues
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WASHINGTON—Today the Supreme Court, in a unanimous ruling, refused to allow criminal aliens to stay in the United States following their unlawful reentry after their prior deportation for criminal conduct, reversing a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision that had allowed such aliens to stay if the crime they were originally deported for was no longer, according to intervening court decisions, an “aggravated felony.”.  .