Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will issue orders from its January 13 conference on Tuesday, January 17, at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, January 18, at 10:00 a.m.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Lynch v. Dimaya. Kevin Johnson has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in Midland Funding, LLC v. Johnson. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-60 5th Cir. Mar 31, 2010
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Jun 14, 2010 9-0 Stevens OT 2009

Holding: The Court held that a minor drug offense is not automatic grounds for deportation of a legal immigrant.

Judgment: Reversed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice John Paul Stevens on June 14, 2010. Justice Scalia and Thomas each filed an opinion concurring in the judgment only.

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