Lawfully present does not mean you’re legally present.

IMG_1025“Aliens with lawful status under the [Immigration and Nationality Act] are here lawfully; their presence therefore is not a basis for removal,” said Obama’s solicitor in his brief. “By contrast, mere ‘lawful presence’ occurs when the Executive openly tolerate[s] an undocumented alien’s continued presence in the United States … notwithstanding that the alien lacks lawful status and is present in violation of the law.”

Huh?

http://bergheimfollies.blogspot.com/2016/04/lawfully-v-legally.html

http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/obama-administration-tells-supreme-court-lawfully-doesnt-mean-legally

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