November 27, 2018 | Professor Barry McDonald was quoted in the U.S News article, “California-Based Appeals Court Has Been a Thorn in Trump’s Side.” The article considers cases decided by the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals, most recently on the deportation of immigrants brought into the country as children.
Excerpt from California-Based Appeals Court Has Been a Thorn in Trump’s Side:
“The 9th Circuit is an easy punching bag for Trump because not only has it been traditionally liberal but California is its beating heart, and we all know how Trump fares in California,” said Barry McDonald, a law professor at Pepperdine University in Malibu. “He probably sees much of the West Coast as a nemesis for him.”
The complete article may be found here