Bloomberg Law: Roberts Bolsters Swing-Vote Status With Immigration Rulings
By Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson
Chief Justice John Roberts has strengthened his claim to the title of swing vote on the U.S. Supreme Court, siding with the majority in all eight of its immigration cases this term and casting the deciding vote in half of them.
The court heard an unusually high number of immigration disputes that made up nearly 15% of all expected opinions. That included Thursday’s 7-2 decision reinforcing the government’s ability to quickly deport people who enter the country illegally.Read the full story at Bloomberg Law.