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Fourth Circuit Court Rules Trump’s Latest Muslim Ban Unconstitutional By
In a 10-3 en banc ruling, the Fourth Circuit on Thursday upheld a block on President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting travel from six predominantly Muslim countries. The Richmond, Virginia-based court is the first...
Reference To Muslim Ban Removed From Trump’s Campaign Website Amid Legal Proceedings By
The controversial Muslim ban proposal was removed on Monday from the campaign website of US President Donald Trump months after two executive orders barring citizens of several Muslim-majority countries were stalled by legal challenges. The Trump administration had argued...
Poll: Americans Support Immigration, Free Trade At Record Levels By
A new WSJ/NBC poll is showing a significant shift in the American public’s attitude toward immigration and free trade, showing record levels of support for both. 60% of Americans are now favorable toward immigration, and the public is split 37% to 37% on freedom of trade. The...
Judge Indefinitely Extends Injunction On Trump’s Muslim Ban By
On Wednesday a federal judge indefinitely extended a previously temporary restraining order against U.S. President Donald Trump’s so-called Muslim Ban executive order. U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson turned his earlier temporary restraining order into a preliminary...
Growing White Supremacist Movement Reveling In Increased News Coverage By
The Houston man laid out the details of his triumphant plan during a podcast last July: He told listeners that he had wanted to paste white nationalist fliers across the city’s downtown, and, just as importantly, he had wanted the Free Press, a local news and arts...
Muslim Ban 2.0 Dealt Second Blow In Maryland Court By
Human rights and immigration advocates cheered early Thursday as President Donald Trump’s travel ban saw a second decisive legal defeat in a Maryland court. The Maryland federal judge’s decision forbade the order’s central provision—a ban on immigration...
Several States Renew Effort To Block Trump’s Revised Travel Ban By
A group of states renewed their effort on Monday to block President Donald Trump’s revised temporary ban on refugees and travelers from several Muslim-majority countries, arguing that his executive order is the same as the first one that was halted by federal courts. Court...
Democratic Attorneys General Prepare Legal Battle Against Trump’s Revised Travel Ban By
SEATTLE (REPORT) — In stepping up legal challenges to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, Democratic attorneys general are trying to use the court system to thwart the executive branch in the same way their GOP counterparts did under President Barack Obama. Washington...
Hawaii Files First Lawsuit Against Muslim Ban 2.0 By
(REPORT) — Hawaii filed the first legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban on Tuesday, asking a judge to temporarily block his executive order the day after it was signed. The court filing from the office of Hawaii Attorney General Doug...
Trump’s New Executive Order Is Still A Muslim Ban By
(ANALYSIS) — President Donald Trump has signed a new executive order temporarily banning all refugees, as well as people from six majority-Muslim countries, from entering the United States. In contrast to the fanfare that accompanied Trump’s rollout of January’s...