Home » Posts tagged with » Kevin Daley

Supreme Court Allows Trump To Build 100 Miles Of Wall With Military Funds

Supreme Court Allows Trump To Build 100 Miles Of Wall With Military Funds

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Supreme Court lifted lower court orders barring the administration from using $2.5 billion in military funds to finance construction of the border wall in a Friday evening decision. The ruling, called a stay, allows the government to start construction on 100 miles of border wall while […]

Trump Thought He Won A Legal Fight Over Asylum Rules. Then A California Judge Weighed In

Trump Thought He Won A Legal Fight Over Asylum Rules. Then A California Judge Weighed In

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . A federal judge in California stopped the Trump administration from enforcing new rules meant to address the spike in asylum applications. The decision came just hours after a different federal judge sided with the government in an identical dispute.  The White House blasted the decision, saying a […]

There’s A Full-Fledged Fight Over The Wall Going On In The Supreme Court

There’s A Full-Fledged Fight Over The Wall Going On In The Supreme Court

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to stay a lower court order blocking reallocation of Pentagon funds for the border wall July 12. House Democrats and environmental groups asked the justices to reject that request, saying it would give the government a permanent victory and seriously […]

The Border Wall Fight Just Got To The Supreme Court

The Border Wall Fight Just Got To The Supreme Court

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court for clearance to begin constructing 100 miles of fencing through drug-smuggling corridors along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Friday request comes after U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam forbade the administration from using $2.5 billion in military funds for border wall construction. The 9th […]

Trump Did Exactly What Opponents Of The Census Citizenship Question Said He Should Do

Trump Did Exactly What Opponents Of The Census Citizenship Question Said He Should Do

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   President Donald Trump abandoned his push for a citizenship question on the 2020 census Thursday, opting for an executive order directing federal agencies to share citizenship data with census officials.  Trump’s order embraces a plan that opponents of the census citizenship question urged the government to pursue. […]

The Government Is Still Pursuing A Citizenship Question, But Path Forward Unclear

The Government Is Still Pursuing A Citizenship Question, But Path Forward Unclear

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   tice and Commerce are exploring “all available options” to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census forms, government lawyers told U.S. District Judge George Hazel Friday.  Judge Hazel will allow the plaintiffs to gather evidence purportedly showing discriminatory intent behind the citizenship question.  President Donald Trump […]

Trump Will Push For Census Citizenship Question

Trump Will Push For Census Citizenship Question

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   One day after senior officials publicly abandoned their ambitions to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census form, the Trump administration abruptly reversed course and told a federal judge it would continue its legal fight. Though government lawyers and census officials said the question would be […]

Trump Administration Abandons Census Citizenship Question After Supreme Court Defeat (or NOT-see reader comments)

Trump Administration Abandons Census Citizenship Question After Supreme Court Defeat (or NOT-see reader comments)

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   The 2020 census form will not feature a citizenship question following the government’s defeat before the Supreme Court on June 27, the Trump administration announced Tuesday. Though the government could have pursued another legal battle, officials said time did not allow for further litigation.  The announcement might […]

Federal Judge Blocks Billions Of Dollars For Border Wall Funding

Federal Judge Blocks Billions Of Dollars For Border Wall Funding

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   A federal judge in California barred the Trump administration Friday night from reallocating $2.5 billion to construct border barriers. U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam, an Obama appointee, expanded an earlier order and forbade the government from moving forward with specific border wall projects in Arizona, California, New […]

People Thought This Supreme Court Case Would Be A Bombshell. It Was A Dud

People Thought This Supreme Court Case Would Be A Bombshell. It Was A Dud

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter   The Supreme Court sided with the executive branch in a dispute over a federal sex offender law Thursday, side-stepping an outcome that could have augured sweeping changes to the structure of the government. The case was much-watched because of its unusually long deliberation period and because it […]

Page 1 of 41234