The University filed suit against the Trump administration for wrongly and unconstitutionally violating the rights of the University and its students by rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) on "nothing more than unreasoned executive whim."
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UC Faculty Healthcare Professionals
The lawsuit filed in the Northern District of California against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its acting secretary, Elaine Duke, is the first to be filed by a university seeking to stop the Trump administration's recently announced decision... Read more.
Dreamers vs. DACA Rescission
Six recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program – a remarkable group of plaintiffs who embody the American Dream and the powerful stories of nearly 800,000 “Dreamers” across the country – filed suit in federal court today to block the Trump Administration from ending the program.
The “Dreamers case” is the first lawsuit from DACA beneficiaries, each of whom would face potentially devastating consequences from the termination of DACA.
Read the press release and more at Reuters.