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Case Name Mohammed v. Trump IM-CA-0087
Docket / Court 2:17-cv-00786-AB-PLA ( C.D. Cal. )
State/Territory California
Case Type(s) Immigration and/or the Border
Presidential Authority
Special Collection Civil Rights Challenges to Trump Refugee/Visa Order
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Emoluments Clauses
Equal Protection
Establishment Clause
Content of Injunction
Preliminary relief granted
National origin discrimination
Religion discrimination
Disparate Treatment
Family reunification
Terrorism/Post 9-11 issues
Admission - criteria
Admission - procedure
Deportation - criteria
Deportation - judicial review
Deportation - procedure
Visas - criteria
Visas - 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.
Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), 8 U.S.C. §§ 1101 et seq.
Defendant(s) United States
Plaintiff Description Yemeni-born U.S. citizens and noncitizens affected by Jan. 27, 2017 Executive Order.
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Preliminary injunction / Temp. restraining order
Source of Relief Litigation
Form of Settlement Voluntary Dismissal
Order Duration 2017 - 2018
Filing Year 2017
Case Closing Year 2018
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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  Presidential Executive Order on Resuming the United States Refugee Admissions Program with Enhanced Vetting Capabilities
White House
Date: Oct. 24, 2017
By: United States
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  Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats
Date: Sep. 24, 2017
By: President Donald Trump (Office of the President)
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  Implementing Executive Order 13780 Following Supreme Court Ruling -- Guidance to Visa-Adjudicating Posts
Date: Jun. 28, 2017
By: U.S. Department of State
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  Presidential Memorandum for the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Homeland Security, and the Director of National Intelligence
The White House
Date: Jun. 14, 2017
By: Donald Trump (White House)
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  Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States
Date: Mar. 6, 2017
By: President Donald Trump (President of the United States)
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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)
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  Statement by Acting Attorney General Sally Yates
Date: 1/30/2017
By: Acting Attorney General Sally Yates (Department of Justice)
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  Statement By Secretary John Kelly on the Entry of Lawful Permanent Residents into the United States
Date: 1/29/2017
By: DHS Secretary John Kelly (Department of Homeland Security)
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  OLC Memo Re: Proposed Executive Order Entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States"
Date: Jan. 27, 2017
By: Curtis Gannon (U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel)
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  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)
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2:17-cv-786 (C.D. Cal.)
IM-CA-0087-9001.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/26/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Order Granting Emergency Motion for Temporary Restraining Order [ECF# 7] (C.D. Cal.)
IM-CA-0087-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 01/31/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Brief of the Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality, Civil Rights Organizations, and National Bar Associations of Color, As Amici Curiae in Support of Plaintiffs [ECF# 40]
IM-CA-0087-0002.pdf | External Link | Detail
Date: 02/08/2017
Minutes in Chambers [Deny Plaintiffs' Ex Parte Application for Reconsideration of Court's Order] [ECF# 69] (C.D. Cal.)
IM-CA-0087-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/02/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Proceedings: Order Denying Plaintiffs' Motion For Class Certification [ECF# 100] (C.D. Cal.)
IM-CA-0087-0006.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/21/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Birotte, Andre Jr. (C.D. Cal.) show/hide docs
Otero, S. James (C.D. Cal.) show/hide docs
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Standish, Gail J. Court not on record [Magistrate] show/hide docs
Plaintiff's Lawyers Covarrubias−Klein, Daniel A. (New York) show/hide docs
Goldberg, Julie Ann (New York) show/hide docs
Defendant's Lawyers Darrow, Joseph A. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
Go, Samuel P. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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