Seyfarth Synopsis: On January 13, 2018, per a federal district court order, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) began accepting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewals and requests from certain individuals. On January 16, 2018, the United States government stated its intent to appeal the district court’s injunction to both the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.
“Congress, get ready to do your job – DACA,” tweets President Trump on Tuesday morning.
End to DACA
The President’s tweet confirmed Sunday’s reports that the Trump administration will move forward with plans to wind down the