Challenge to Trump Administration’s Preferential Option for the Rich
Make the Road New York, et al. v. Pompeo, et al.
Briefs, Memos, and Orders Filed with/Issued by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (from latest to earliest):
- Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief (filed 12/19/19, PDF). “… Plaintiffs seek to stop three interrelated government actions that apply to intending immigrants seeking to enter the U.S. as lawful permanent residents … : (a) the Department of State’s … January 2018 changes to the public charge provisions of its Foreign Affairs Manual … , which governs consular processing … ; (b) the DOS’s October 11, 2019, Interim Final Rule, which changes the public charge regulations that apply at the point of consular processing … ; and (c) the October 4, 2019, “Presidential Proclamation Suspending the Entry of Immigrants Who Will Financially Burden the Health Care System” … , as well as subsequent actions to implement the Proclamation by DOS and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ….”