Aguasvivas v. Pompeo - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.


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Aguasvivas v. Pompeo (2019)

Category: Active Case    Criminal Justice    Fair Administration of Justice    Immigration    

About this Case:
This is a “friend of the court” brief filed in U.S. District Court in Rhode Island in an important immigration case in which the federal government is claiming that a person who will likely be tortured if he is extradited back to his home country cannot rely on that fact to prevent his return to that country.

Current Status:
Brief filed in May 2019.

Roberto Gonzalez, Cody Wofsy

Related Documents
Related News Releases
  • Sep 18, 2019 - Court Orders Federal Government to Release Man Likely to Be Tortured If Returned to His Country
  • May 20, 2019 - ACLU Files Court Brief Opposing Extradition of Man Likely to be Tortured if Returned to His Country