Attorney arguing before SCOTUS is also a DACA recipient

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Luis Cortes, the undocumented attorney arguing in favor of DACA before the Supreme Court. Photo credit: Liz Jones/KUOW

Another DACA recipient invested in the Supreme Court decision is a lawyers arguing in favor of the Obama-era legislation.

Luis Cortes was brought here illegally from Mexico when he was just a year old. Now the 31-year-old lawyer is arguing his first Supreme Court case on Tuesday.