The president stated on twitter that many recipients of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are “far from angels,” and some are “hardened criminals.” President Trump made this statement as the country waits on the Supreme Court to determine the fate of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who came to the U.S. with their parents illegally but as children. The legal battle over the administration’s attempts to nullify DACA, made its way through the courts until it reached the Supreme Court.