On September 5, 2017, the Trump Administration announced it will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a program established under the Obama Administration in 2012. However, several states and DACA beneficiaries have already filed lawsuits alleging that President Trump’s decision was “unconstitutionally motivated by anti-Mexican and anti-Latino animus.” The DACA program allows young, unauthorized immigrants who grew up in the United States to obtain work permits and . . . .
* Candidate for Juris Doctor, Cumberland School of Law, Class of 2019. Junior Editor, Cumberland Law Review. Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance, University of Alabama, Class of 2016.
 Jefferson B. Sessions III, U.S. Att’y Gen, U.S. Dep’t of Justice, Attorney General Sessions Delivers Remarks on DACA (Sept. 5, 2017) [hereinafter Sessions Remarks], https://www.justice.gov/opa/speech/attorney-general-sessions-delivers-remarks-daca.
 See Memorandum from Janet Napolitano, Sec’y, Dep’t Homeland Sec., to David V. Aguilar, Comm’r, U.S. Customs & Border Prot., et al. 1-3 (June 15, 2012), http://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/s1-exercising-prosecutorial-discretion-individuals-who-came-to-us-as-children.pdf.
 Keshner, Andrew, Lawyers fight to save Mexican native who lost work permit granted through DACA, NY Daily News (Sept. 5, 2017, 8:06 PM), http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/lawyers-fight-save-mexican-native-lost-daca-work-permit-article-1.3471816.