No. 15-1498

Jefferson B. Sessions, III, Attorney General v. James Garcia Dimaya

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Docket Entries


Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Kagan, J., announced the judgment of the Court and delivered the opinion of the Court with respect to Parts I, III, IV-B, and V, in which Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Gorsuch, JJ., joined, and an opinion with respect to Parts II and IV-A, in which Ginsburg, Breyer, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined. Gorsuch, J., filed an opinion concurring in part and concurring in the judgment. Roberts, C. J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Kennedy, Thomas, and Alito, JJ., joined. Thomas, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Kennedy and Alito, JJ., joined as to Parts I-C-2, II-A-1, and II-B.


Jefferson B. Sessions, III, Attorney General, Petitioner, represented by Edwin S. Kneedler

James Garcia Dimaya, Respondent, represented by E. Joshua Rosenkranz

Amici Curiae

National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Sejal Ramnik Zota

Retired Article III Judges, Amicus Curiae, represented by Justin G. Florence

The National Association of Federal Defenders, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kara Hartzler

The National Immigration Law Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by Andrew J. Pincus

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