U.S. appeals court rejects Biden's bid to reinstate student debt plan

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 U.S. appeals court rejects Biden's bid to reinstate student debt plan
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Nov 30 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Wednesday declined to put on hold a Texas judge's ruling that said President Joe Biden's plan to cancel hundreds of billions of dollars in student loan debt was unlawful.


The New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the Biden administration's request to pause a judge's Nov. 10 order vacating the $400 billion student debt relief program in a lawsuit pursued by a conservative advocacy group. (Reporting by Nate Raymond in Boston; Editing by Tom Hogue)

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