Federal Judge Blocks Obama's Executive Actions On Immigration

February 17, 2015 12:26 PM

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A federal judge has issued a temporary injunction to President Obama's executive orders on immigration. Earlier this month, Obama met with young immigrants, known as DREAMers, in the Oval Office.

The day before the first of President Obama's executive actions on immigration were to take effect, the new rules have been put on hold by a federal judge's ruling in south Texas. U.S. District Court Judge Andrew Hanen said the president overstepped his authority.

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