Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

On November 2, 2020, the district court in Cook County, Illinois, et al v. Wolf et. al., granted summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs who claim that the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) latest incarnation of the Public Charge Rule violates the Administrative Procedure Act (“APA”), 5 U.S.C. § 701 et. seq. As outlined in previous posts*, the new Public Charge Rule was initially set to take effect on October 15, 2019, but has seen numerous challenges leading…