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Immigrant Families At Risk After Supreme Court Ruling To Allow Racial Profiling In Visa Decisions

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) today upheld a ruling that allows for racial profiling and xenophobic stereotypes to make their way into visa decisions. Under the doctrine of consular non reviewability in the court case of Department of State v. Muñoz, the court held that consular officials’ visa denials cannot be challenged in court.