Court tosses order aimed at protecting detainees from COVID-19
On October 20, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals back the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California’s April 20, 2020,
Grant of a preliminary injunction that applied to all custody space in the United States and imposed a broad range of duty on the federal government.
The court directed that all orders premised on the initial
Finding that the plaintiffs did not provide evidence of constitutional and statutory violations on a programmatic,
Nationwide level to justify the extraordinary relief they requested.