Saturday, February 4, 2017

FRCP Rule 24 Making Headlines

Commonwealth of Virginia filed a motion to intervene as plaintiff in Aziz v. Trump. The motion applies both 24(a) and 24(b), found here.

Aziz v. Trump info found here. Plaintiffs argue that Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” signed by President Donald J. Trump on January 27, 2017, infringed on several of platinffs' constitutional rights. Plaintiffs sought a temporary restraining order to compel the defendants to allow them access to counsel and to prohibit the defendants from deporting them for seven days.