Judge Andrew Hanen

Cruz warns Obama to stop spending on amnesty for illegal aliens

Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times

Sen. Ted Cruz warned the administration Wednesday that it needs to stop even planning for an eventual amnesty for illegal immigrants, saying a federal judge’s broad injunction means it would be illegal for the Homeland Security Department to spend any money on President Obama’s immigration plans.

White House facing rocky legal road on immigration

Josh Gerstein, POLITICO

A carefully targeted lawsuit by states opposed to President Barack Obama’s immigration executive actions hit a bulls-eye Tuesday, forcing postponement of a key element of the president’s plan hours before it was to get underway. Obama vowed to appeal the ruling, but that challenge will head to a court considered the most conservative federal appeals court

18 States Suing to Stop Amnesty Get 'Dream Judge'

Drew MacKenzie, Newsmax

The 18 states suing the fed. gov't to stop Obama’s exec. order on immigration have landed the case before a “dream judge." Judge Andrew Hanen of TX will hear the lawsuit that is being led by TX A.G. & Gov.-elect Greg Abbott.