by Evan Wilt
Posted 2/26/18, 11:11 am
WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up an appeal concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, ordering the Trump administration to take its case to the federal appeals court first. President Donald Trump in September announced plans to end DACA after March 5. Although the president has the authority to shutter the program, two federal district courts put the order on hold, ruling the White House ignored some procedures under federal law and violated the equal protection rights given to DACA recipients. Rather than appeal to the 9th U.S.