Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
District court did not err or abuse its discretion in imposing the statutory mandatory minimum sentence, and defendant's request that the statute be declared unconstitutional as applied to him is rejected, as he has not supplied any supporting argument and did not present a constitutionally based argument in the district court.
Appeal from the United State District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
Decided September 4, 2009
For Appellant: Rafael Anglada-López
For Appellee: Nelson Pérez-Sosa, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Julia M. Meconiates, Assistant U.S. Attorney, and Rosa Emilia Rodriguez-Velez, United States Attorney