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1 Brnovich v. Biden
2:21-cv-01568 (D. Ariz.)
Filed 09/14/2021 - Case Ongoing
United States
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-AZ-0032
Coding Complete
COVID-19 Summary: This is a case brought by Arizona's Attorney General challenging the Biden administration's planned vaccine mandate as unconstitutional under the Equal Protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.
On September 9, 2021, President Biden announced a broad plan to increase vaccination rates nationwide. The plan would require ... [view]
2 Rodriguez v. Todd Greiner Farms Packing
1:21-cv-00227-PLM-SJB (W.D. Mich.)
Filed 04/20/2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
Equal Employment
IM-MI-0008
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
3 Texas & Missouri v. United States
2:21-cv-00067 (N.D. Tex.)
Filed 04/13/2021 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-TX-0059
Washington
Coding Complete
This is a case about the Biden Administration's termination of the Trump-era "Remain in Mexico" policy, Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), which required individuals at the U.S.-Mexico border to wait in Mexico pending adjudication of their immigration claims. On President Biden's first day in office, January 20, 2021, the federal government ... [view]
4 Texas v. United States
6:21-cv-00016 (S.D. Tex.)
Filed 04/06/2021 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-TX-0058
Coding Complete
This is a case challenging the Biden Administration's efforts to use systemic prosecutorial discretion in immigration enforcement. On April 6, 2021, the states of Texas and Louisiana filed this lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. The plaintiffs sued the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Customs and ... [view]
5 Texas v. United States
6:21-cv-00003 (S.D. Tex.)
Filed 01/22/2021 - Case Ongoing
United States
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-TX-0057
Coding Complete
Shortly after President Joe Biden's inauguration on January 20, 2021, Acting Homeland Security Secretary David Pekoske issued a memorandum ordering U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement ("ICE") to halt most deportations from the United States for 100 days ("100 day pause"). The 100 day pause was intended to allow time for ICE to overhaul its ... [view]
6 National Immigrant Justice Center v. Executive Office for Immigration Review
1:21-cv-00056 (D.D.C.)
Filed 01/08/2021 - Case Ongoing
Executive Office for Immigration Review
United States Department of Justice
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0094
District of Columbia County
Coding Complete
This case is about a Trump Administration rule intended to create barriers for people applying for asylum in the U.S. On January 8, 2021, four immigration legal service providers—the National Immigrant Justice Center, Immigrant Defenders Law Center, Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project, and Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center—filed ... [view]
7 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau v. Nexus Services, Inc.
5:21-cv-00016-EKD (W.D. Va.)
Filed 2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-VA-0011
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
8 Arizona v. Mayorkas
2:21-cv-00617-DWL (D. Ariz.)
Filed 2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-AZ-0031
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
9 Florida v. U.S.A.
8:21-cv-00541 (M.D. Fla.)
Filed 2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-FL-0030
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
10 Huisha-Huisha v. Mayorkas
1:21-cv-00100 (D.D.C.)
Filed 2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0096
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
11 United States v. Texas; Annunciation House v. Abbott
3:21-cv-00173 (W.D. Tex.)
Filed 2021 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-TX-0061
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
12 AsylumWorks v. Wolf
1:20-cv-03815 (D.D.C.)
Filed 12/23/2020 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0092
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
13 Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. v. Executive Office for Immigration Review
1:20-cv-03812 (D.D.C.)
Filed 12/23/2020 - Case Ongoing
Executive Office for Immigration Review
Department of Justice
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0093
Washington D.C.
Coding Complete
On December 23, 2020, Catholic Legal Immigration Network, with several other immigration service organizations, filed this lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Catholic Legal Immigration Network sued the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) under the Administrative Procedure Act. Represented by private counsel, ... [view]
14 Human Rights First v. Wolf
1:20-cv-03764 (D.D.C.)
Filed 12/21/2020 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0091
Coding Complete
On December 21, 2020, Human Rights First, a nonprofit human rights organization, brought this lawsuit against then-Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf and others in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on behalf of refugees seeking to enter the United States for asylum. Plaintiffs challenged a new rule promulgated by ... [view]
15 Pangea Legal Services v. U.S. Department of Homeland Security
3:20-cv-09253 (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 12/21/2020 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-CA-0173
Coding Complete
On December 21, 2020, Pangea Legal Services and other legal organizations filed this suit against the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of refugees seeking to enter the United States for asylum. The plaintiffs alleged that DHS unlawfully changed the ... [view]
16 Immigration Equality v. U.S. Department of Homeland Security
3:20-cv-09258 (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 12/21/2020 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-CA-0174
Coding Complete
On December 21, 2020, nonprofit organizations that serve LGBTQIA+/H individuals filed this lawsuit against the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of California. Plaintiffs alleged that DHS was acting contrary to legal precedent on the issue of refugee policy, the Immigration and ... [view]
17 Vangala v. USCIS
3:20-cv-08143 (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 11/19/2020 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-CA-0172
Coding Complete
On November 19, 2020, three noncitizens filed a class action complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) on behalf of themselves and all individuals who had been or would be harmed by a USCIS ... [view]
18 Oldaker v. Giles
7:20-cv-00224-WLS-MSH (M.D. Ga.)
Filed 11/09/2020 - Case Ongoing
Atlanta Field Office
Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-GA-0017
Fulton County
Coding Complete
This federal class action lawsuit sought injunctive, declaratory, and monetary relief for over 60 immigrant women who were detained in ICE custody at the Irwin County Detention Center in Ocilla, Georgia. The plaintiffs claimed that they were subjected to medical abuse while in ICE custody including nonconsensual hysterectomies, overly aggressive ... [view]
19 E.A.R.R. v. Department of Homeland Security
3:20-cv-02146 (S.D. Cal.)
Filed 11/02/2020 - Case Ongoing
Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
Disability Rights-Pub. Accom.
IM-CA-0171
Coding Complete
On November 2, 2020, asylum seekers with disabilities and health conditions filed this putative class-action suit against the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection in the Southern District of California. The suit alleged that defendants violated the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) and Section 504 of the ... [view]
20 Adam v. Pompeo
1:20-cv-03079-SAG (D. Md.)
Filed 10/22/2020 - Case Ongoing
Secretary of State
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-MD-0018
Coding Complete
This case is about the government's failure to adjudicate refugees' follow-to-join (FTJ) petitions that would allow their families to reunite in the U.S. in a timely manner. The plaintiffs are both Sudanese refugees from the Darfur region who fled the country in the early 2010s to escape the ethnic cleansing being carried out by President Omar al- ... [view]
21 Central American Resource Center v. Cuccinelli
1:20-cv-02363 (D.D.C.)
Filed 08/26/2020 - Case Ongoing
U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0088
District of Columbia County
Coding Complete
On August 26, 2020, a legal services provider and seven individuals with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) filed this lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The individual plaintiffs, along with the Central American ... [view]
22 P.J.E.S v. Wolf
1:20-cv-02245 (D.D.C.)
Filed 08/24/2020 - Case Ongoing
Secretary of Homeland Security
Department of Homeland Security
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-DC-0087
District of Columbia County
Coding Complete
COVID-19 Summary: This putative class action case challenges the government’s use of an emergency public health order issued under 42 U.S.C. § 265 to restrict immigration of unaccompanied minors. Pursuant to the emergency public order, the government has expelled unaccompanied children without following usual immigration laws, saying the ... [view]
23 Immigrant Legal Resource Center v. Wolf
4:20-cv-05883-JSW (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 08/20/2020 - Case Ongoing
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-CA-0170
Coding Complete
This case is about the legality of a rule change proposed August 3, 2020 by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which was set to go into effect October 2, 2020. The Final Rule (specifically, the USCIS Fee Schedule & Changes to Certain Other Immigration Benefit Request Requirements, 85 Fed. Reg. 46,788) increased the cost of applying for ... [view]
24 California v. Trump
3:20-cv-05169-EMC (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 07/28/2020 - Case Ongoing
Donald J. Trump
President of the United States
Election/Voting Rights
Immigration and/or the Border
Public Benefits / Government Services
IM-CA-0169
Coding Complete
In March 2018, Secretary Ross and the Department of Commerce announced that a citizenship question would be added to the 2020 Census, because of a request from the Department of Justice for data to enforce the Voting Rights Act. A number of lawsuits followed, culminating in the Supreme Court affirming that the asserted reason for including the ... [view]
25 City of San Jose v. Trump
5:20-cv-05167 (N.D. Cal.)
Filed 07/27/2020 - Case Ongoing
no defendants on record
Immigration and/or the Border
IM-CA-0168
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
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