Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of a Surface Transportation Board order concluding that a public railroad must obtain authorization from the Board to abandon certain railroad trackage, the petition is granted where the Board lacked jurisdiction to approve or deny applications for abandonment pursuant to 49 U.S.C. section 10903.
Argued April 20, 2009
Decided June 26, 2009
Opinion by Judge Henderson