Access to Justice

CAC’s September 2022 Newsletter: Honoring the Constitution in a Time of Challenge

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Access to Justice
November 23, 2022

An architect of the law Biden is using to cancel student debt tells the Supreme Court that the relief falls ‘exactly’ under the Education Secretary’s authority and should be revived

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One of the lawmakers who constructed the law President Joe Biden is using to cancel...
By: Smita Ghosh, by Ayelet Sheffey
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U.S. Supreme Court

Santos-Zacaria v. Garland

In Santos Zacaria v. Garland, the Supreme Court is considering whether the exhaustion requirement of 8 U.S.C § 1252(d)(1) is jurisdictional.
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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Austin v. City of Pasadena

In Austin v. City of Pasadena, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit is considering whether qualified immunity protects jail officers from being sued for using excessive force after they repeatedly tased...
Access to Justice
August 25, 2022

A Crisis and an Opportunity

Penn Carey Law: University of Pennsylvania
CAC Summer Intern Devontae Torriente’s experience assisting CAC’s Litigation team this past summer was captured...
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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Ortiz v. Foxx

In Ortiz v. Foxx, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit is considering whether state court judges who administer and enforce Illinois’s name-change statute are subject to suit by a group of transgender...
Access to Justice
June 29, 2022

RELEASE: In Torres, Important Victory for Access to Justice, Veteran Victim of “Burn Pits” 

WASHINGTON, DC – Following the Supreme Court’s ruling in Torres v. Texas Department of Public...
By: Elizabeth B. Wydra