Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
District court order holding that defendant was in the custody of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement and not the Bureau of Prisons for purposes of the Adam Walsh Act is affirmed where defendant's detention is under the authority of the ICE as part of the Department of Homeland Security, and he housed in the BOP as a service to ICE.
Read US v. Hernandez-Arenado, No. 08-2520
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.
Argued: September 12, 2008
Decided: July 2, 2009
Before RIPPLE, ROVNER, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by ROVNER, Circuit Judge.