Author Archives: Michael Kagan

DAPA’s Unlawful Presence Problem, by Michael Kagan

by Michael Kagan — Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Like many immigration law professors, I have long thought that President Obama’s deferred action programs are within the Executive’s statutory and constitutional authority. But as I re-read the Fifth Circuit opinion and the briefs in US v. Texas, I am becoming persuaded that the states challenging DAPA may have a valid point about one aspect […]