Video Clip: A Preview of the DACA Supreme Court Case

Description

The Supreme Court decided to hear a case in the 2019-2020 term dealing with President Trump's decision to undo the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program which postponed deportation for immigrants brought illegally as children. The DACA program was initiated under President Obama in 2012. Constitutional Accountability Center’s Brianne Gorod and Heritage Foundation’s John Malcolm previewed the case and the president's power to decide which cases to prosecute.

3 minutes

Keywords

  • Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals
  • Dreamers
  • Executive Action
  • Prosecutorial Discretion
  • Supreme Court

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