Supreme Court Review 2017/2018 TERM
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2017
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Issue:  18 U.S.C. 16(b)

Lynch v. Dimaya

15-1498

QUESTION(S) PRESENTED

Whether 18 U.S.C. 16(b), as incorporated into the Immigration and Nationality Act’s provisions governing an alien’s removal from the United States, is unconstitutionally vague.

DECISION

Fully Briefed and Argued
Awaiting Decision

ORAL ARGUMENT

Argued January 17, 2017

Appearences
On Behalf of Petitioner Loretta E. Lynch, Attorney General
Edwin S. Kneedler, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.
On Behalf of Respondent James Garcia Dimaya
E. Joshua Rosenkranz, New York, N. Y.
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Merit Briefs
Brief for Petitioner (pdf download)
Brief for Respondents (pdf download)
Reply Brief for Petitioner (pdf download)
Amicus Curiae Briefs
Brief for National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, et al in Support of Respondent (pdf download)
Brief for Retired Article III Judges in Support of Respondent (pdf download)
Brief for the National Association of Federal Defenders in Support of Respondent (pdf download)
Brief for the National Immigration Law Center in Support of Respondent (pdf download)

CERTIORARI STAGE

Granted September 29, 2016

Certiorari Stage Documents
      Petition for Certiorari (pdf download)
Brief in Opposition (pdf download)
Petitioner's Reply (pdf download)

PROCEEDING BELOW

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Decided October 19, 2015
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