Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a case raising 42 U.S.C. section 1983 and state law claims, district court's dismissal for failure to state a claim is affirmed where: 1) section 1983 conspiracy claims and state-law civil conspiracy and intentional infliction of emotional distress claims were time-barred; 2) a state-law malicious prosecution claim was barred by sovereign immunity; and 3) plaintiff failed to adequately plead a section 1983 due process claim.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.
Argued June 4, 2009
Decided August 20, 2009