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The Supreme Court Dismissed Appeal on the ‘Public Charge’ policy.

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Public Charge Rule No Longer in Effect after Supreme Court Dismisses Appeal

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The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal brought by a group of Republican-led states seeking to intervene in a case challenging the Trump-era “public charge” immigration policy. The case centered on whether the Biden administration followed proper procedures when it revoked the rule and dismissed pending legal challenges. The “public charge” rule, a Trump administration policy, made it more difficult for immigrants to obtain legal status if they used certain public benefits, such as Medicaid, food stamps, and housing vouchers

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Supreme Court tosses Republican effort to defend Trump-era ‘public charge’ immigration rule | CNN Politics

The Supreme Court dismissed an appeal Wednesday brought by a group of Republican-led states seeking to intervene in a case challenging the Trump-era “public charge” immigration policy, a version of which the Biden administration has abandoned.