Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a habeas petition claiming that a parole ineligibility determination violated petitioner's due process and equal protection rights, denial of the petition is affirmed where petitioner did not identify any clearly established federal law that prohibited the parole board from considering conduct unnecessary to a conviction as part of its three-strikes determination.
Argued: December 3, 2008
Decided: August 19, 2009
Opinion by Judge Motz
Dissent by Judge Shedd