17 States Pull the Trigger and File an Action in Federal Court to Enjoin the Obama Administration’s Deferred Action Program
The Texas Attorney General was joined by 16 other States in asking a Federal District Court in Brownsville, Texas to strike down as unconstitutional the Obama Administration’s Deferred Action program. They are also seeking injunctive relief.
It appears that the plaintiffs are targeting that portion of the Administration’s Executive Actions that impact the undocumented foreign nationals. Other Executive Actions impacting the business community do not appear to be covered by the lawsuit.
We will continue you to update you with further analysis as this case progresses.