Supreme Court Rules U.S. Citizens Not Entitled to Review of Spouses’ Visa Denials

Last Updated

July 8, 2024

The Supreme Court issued a decision in June 2024 holding that U.S. citizens do not have a fundamental liberty interest in their noncitizen spouses’ ability to be admitted to the United States and, thus, are not constitutionally entitled to a review of the Department of State’s visa refusal.