Resource Page on Immigration Judge’s Suit Against Department of Justice Unlawful Recusal Policy

In light of significant public interest in Immigration Judge Ashley Tabaddor’s suit against the Department of Justice, the firm has established a resource page to provide a source of easily accessible information about the case.

On August 12, 2014, Cooley filed suit against the Department of Justice raising constitutional and discrimination based challenges to a Department order requiring Judge Tabaddor to indefinitely cease hearing any cases involving Iranian nationals — an order issued based on Judge Tabaddor’s race and national origin as well as her civic engagement and community service off the bench… Read More