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ConCensus: Supreme Court looks likely to uphold Census citizenship question

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 9:10pm 4/23/2019 at 9:10pm
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The Supreme Court heard oral argument on the issue of whether the Commerce Department can add a citizenship question to the Census.  Various District Courts ruled against the Trump administration, and the administration sought the unusual remedy of direct review by the Supreme Court.

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Supreme Court agrees to hear Census citizenship question case

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 4:30pm 2/15/2019 at 4:30pm
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The Trump administration wants to reinstate a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. Opponents allege that the administration did not follow proper administrative procedures in coming to and announcing the change.

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Trump Admin seeks direct Supreme Court review of Census Citizenship Question case

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 25, 2019 at 9:00pm 1/25/2019 at 9:00pm
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We recently covered how a Federal judge orders citizenship question removed from 2020 Census:

In the normal course, the case would go to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. But the Commerce Department has filed for a Petition for a Writ of Certiorari Before Judgment (pdf.)(full embed at bottom of post).

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Federal judge orders citizenship question removed from 2020 Census

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 9:00am 1/16/2019 at 9:00am
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In a long-awaited and predictable decision, Judge Jesse M. Furman in the Southern District of New York ruled Tuesday that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross violated federal administrative law when he decided to reinstate a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. Judge Furman, who was appointed by President Obama, barred the Census Bureau...

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Supreme Court hands Trump partial victory in lawsuit over citizenship question for 2020 census

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 4:30pm 10/23/2018 at 4:30pm

On Monday night, the Supreme Court granted the Trump administration’s request to shield Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross from being deposed in a lawsuit over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census. But the Court declined to block the deposition of acting Assistant Attorney General John Gore, as the...

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