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Gorsuch Sides With Immigrant in Striking Portion of Deportation Law

Gorsuch Sides With Immigrant in Striking Portion of Deportation Law

President Trump's nominee to the high court, Justice Neil Gorsuch, joined the liberal majority's 5-4 opinion in deciding that the law passed by Congress failed to define what would qualify as a violent crime.

Justice Neil Gorsuch provided the decisive vote Tuesday in a Supreme Court ruling striking down a key provision that made it easier to deport immigrants convicted of violent crimes, in a blow to the Trump administration.

Justice Elena Kagan wrote that the 2015 decision "tells us how to resolve this case".

According to federal law, immigrants convicted of crimes of violence are to be deported.

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It was a defeat for the Justice Department, which had defended the law under both the Trump and Obama administrations.

The decision on Tuesday came in response to a Filipino man who immigrated to the USA legally in 1992.

A federal appeals court in San Francisco previously struck down the provision as too vague, and on Monday the Supreme Court agreed. After he pleaded no contest to two charges of burglary in California, the government began deportation proceedings against him.

This probably wasn't an outcome to a U.S. Supreme Court case that President Donald Trump was expecting.

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The court said the part of the law in question was too vague to be enforced.

Trump nominated Gorsuch, a conservative, to the Supreme Court in the first few weeks of his presidency. Justice Kagan delivered the opinion of the court with respect to Parts I, III, IV-B, and V, in which Justices Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Gorsuch joined, and an opinion with respects to Parts II and IV-A, in which Justices Ginsburg, Breyer, and Sotomayor joined. The defendant, James Dimaya, argued that when Congress adopted deportation criteria for immigrants who committed violent crimes, it wrote some of the rules so loosely that they were.

The upshot of today's ruling is that it is now more hard for the federal government to deport aliens under the terms of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

"This ruling is something immigrants can cite to as they argue for more constitutional protections in other areas", he said.

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Though neither conviction involved an act of violence, the government argued the convictions qualified for expedited removal under the Immigration and Nationality Act's broad definition of "aggravated felony".


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