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Case Name Louhghalam v. Trump IM-MA-0007
Docket / Court 17-cv-10154 ( D. Mass. )
State/Territory Massachusetts
Case Type(s) Immigration and/or the Border
Presidential/Gubernatorial Authority
Special Collection Trump Travel Ban Challenges
Attorney Organization ACLU Affiliates (any)
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Due Process: Procedural Due Process
Due Process: Substantive Due Process
Equal Protection
Establishment Clause
Free Exercise Clause
Freedom of speech/association
Content of Injunction
Preliminary relief granted
Defendant-type
Jurisdiction-wide
Discrimination-basis
National origin discrimination
Religion discrimination
General
Access to lawyers or judicial system
Disparate Treatment
Habeas Corpus
Terrorism/Post 9-11 issues
Immigration/Border
Admission - criteria
Admission - procedure
Constitutional rights
Detention - criteria
Detention - procedures
National Origin/Ethnicity
Arab/Afgani/Middle Eastern
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Causes of Action Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. §§ 551 et seq.
Ex parte Young (federal or state officials)
Ex Parte Young (Federal) or Bivens
Habeas Corpus, 28 U.S.C. §§ 2241-2253; 2254; 2255
Religious Freedom Rest. Act/Religious Land Use and Inst. Persons Act (RFRA/RLUIPA)
Defendant(s) Office of the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Office of the Director of the New York Field Office of CBP
Office of the President of the U.S.
Office of the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Plaintiff Description Two lawful permanent residents of the United States detained at the airport in Massachusetts, five other Iranian nationals with visas, Oxfam America, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the University of Massachusetts
Indexed Lawyer Organizations ACLU Affiliates (any)
Class action status sought No
Class action status outcome Not sought
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Preliminary injunction / Temp. restraining order
Criminal Conviction
Source of Relief Litigation
Form of Settlement Voluntary Dismissal
Order Duration 2017 - 2017
Filed 01/28/2017
Case Closing Year 2017
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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  Presidential Executive Order on Resuming the United States Refugee Admissions Program with Enhanced Vetting Capabilities
Federal Register
Date: Oct. 24, 2017
By: United States
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats
Federal Register
Date: Sep. 24, 2017
By: President Donald Trump (Office of the President)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  Presidential Memorandum for the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Homeland Security, and the Director of National Intelligence
Date: Jun. 14, 2017
By: Donald Trump (White House)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

  Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States
Federal Register
Date: Mar. 6, 2017
By: President Donald Trump (President of the United States)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  Louhghalam v. Trump
Date: Feb. 4, 2017
By: American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts (ACLU of Massachusetts )
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  Memorandum to the Acting Secretary of State, the Acting Attorney General, and the Secretary of Homeland Security
The White House
Date: Feb. 1, 2017
By: Donald F. McGahn II, Counsel to the President (The White House)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

  Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States
Federal Register
Date: Jan. 27, 2017
By: President Donald Trump (Office of the President)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

Court Docket(s)
D. Mass.
06/05/2017
1:17-cv-10154
IM-MA-0007-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
D. Mass.
01/28/2017
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus and Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 1]
IM-MA-0007-0001.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/29/2017
Proposed Order [ECF# 3]
IM-MA-0007-0005.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/29/2017
Transcript of Hearing Regarding Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 5]
IM-MA-0007-0004.pdf | Detail
Source: ACLU
D. Mass.
01/29/2017
Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 6] (2017 WL 386550)
IM-MA-0007-0002.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/30/2017
Motion to Extend Deadline to File Amended Complaint [ECF# 13]
IM-MA-0007-0006.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/30/2017
Motion to Permit Public Access to Electronic Case Files [ECF# 14]
IM-MA-0007-0007.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/31/2017
Notice of Supplemental Authority [with attachment from Department of State] [ECF# 23]
IM-MA-0007-0013.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/31/2017
Motion by Plaintiff-Intervenors to Intervene [ECF# 25]
IM-MA-0007-0011.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
01/31/2017
Memorandum in Support of Motion to Intervene [ECF# 26]
IM-MA-0007-0012.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/01/2017
Amended Amended for Writ of Habeas Corpus and Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 28]
IM-MA-0007-0003.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Motion of Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC for an Order Permitting Remote Access to Electronic Court Filings Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P.5.2(c) or to Permit the Public to Print and/or Copy Unsealed Court Records [ECF# 39]
IM-MA-0007-0022.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion for an Order Permitting Remote Access to Electronic Court Filings Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P.5.2(c) or to Permit the Public to Print and/or Copy Unsealed Court Records [ECF# 40]
IM-MA-0007-0021.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Motion for Extension of Time to File Opposition to Continuation of Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 44]
IM-MA-0007-0018.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Motion for Extension of Time to File Opposition to Continuation of Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 46]
IM-MA-0007-0020.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Opposition to Continuation of Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 50]
IM-MA-0007-0019.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/02/2017
Plaintiff-Intervenors' Memorandum in Support of Extending Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 52]
IM-MA-0007-0015.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/03/2017
Plaintiff-Petitioners' and Plaintiffs' Response in Support of Continuation of Temporary Restraining Order and to Set Briefing Schedule for Expedited Preliminary Injunction [ECF# 55]
IM-MA-0007-0017.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/03/2017
Brief of Amici Curiae Massachusetts Universities in Support of Plaintiffs' Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief [ECF# 68]
IM-MA-0007-0016.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
02/03/2017
Memorandum & Order [ECF# 69] (230 F.Supp.3d 26)
IM-MA-0007-0014.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
03/09/2017
Notice of Voluntary Dismissal Without Prejudice [ECF# 70]
IM-MA-0007-0023.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
D. Mass.
03/20/2017
Notice of Voluntary Dismissal Without Prejudice [ECF# 71]
IM-MA-0007-0024.pdf | Detail
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Burroughs, Allison Dale (D. Mass.) show/hide docs
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Dein, Judith Gail (D. Mass.) [Magistrate] show/hide docs
IM-MA-0007-0002
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Biagetti, Peter A. (Massachusetts) show/hide docs
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Cohen, Susan J. (Massachusetts) show/hide docs
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Wunsch, Sarah (Massachusetts) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Farquhar, Rayford A. (Massachusetts) show/hide docs
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Flentje, August E. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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