Nken v. Mukasey
Immigration Law, Injunctions, Section 242(f)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Whether the decision of a Court of Appeals to stay an alien's removal pending consideration of the alien's petition for review is governed by the standard set forth in Section 242(f)(2) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. section 1252(f)(2), or instead by the traditional test for stays and preliminary injunctive relief.
Office of the Solicitor General
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