TravelBan

  • Supreme Court rules in favor of President Trump

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed Donald Trump one of the biggest victories of his presidency, upholding his travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries. The 5-4 ruling, with the court’s five conservatives in the majority, ends for now a fierce fight in the courts over whether the policy...
  • Trump’s latest ban on travelers declared unconstitutional by federal appeals court

    A federal appeals court has found that President Donald Trump’s latest ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday that it examined statements made by Mr. Trump and other administration officials, as well as the ban itself, and...
  • Final verdict for Trump’s Travel Ban to be issued by Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide the legality of President Trump’s ban on travelers from six mostly-Muslim nations, setting up what may be the final hurdle in a year-long battle over immigration, homeland security and religious discrimination. The justices’ decision to hear the case follows a series of lower court rulings against the third...
  • Appeals court allows part of Trump’s travel ban

    A U.S. appeals court in California on Monday let part of President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban go into effect, ruling that the government can bar entry of people from six Muslim-majority countries if they have no connections to the United States. The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court...
  • Trump’s Travel Ban is Affecting Marriages!

    In 2010, as the Arab Spring was sending shockwaves across the Muslim world, Brooklyn native Rabyaah Althaibani met Basheer Othman. Othman is a Yemeni journalist who’d spent his career agitating against ideological extremism, and was a natural ally in Althaibani’s network of organizers working to amplify the Middle East’s...
  • Travel ban case removed from calendar by Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court on Monday removed President Trump’s travel ban from its October calendar, an indication that it may have just gotten harder to challenge. But that won’t stop opponents from trying. By adding and subtracting affected countries after a 90-day review, the ban against certain travelers from eight...
  • Fighting Deportation, Missouri Resident Seeks Sanctuary in Church

    Alex Garcia, a father of five from Poplar Bluff, Missouri, is now considered a fugitive by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE. His wife and children (who are all U.S. citizens), multiple St. Louis nonprofits and some local churches are pushing for ICE to reconsider Garcia’s case.  ...
  • Trump’s travel ban will go back to the Supreme Court again

    The Justice Department says it will take President Donald Trump’s much-litigated travel ban to the Supreme Court once more. It comes after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected the administration’s view of who is allowed into the U.S. under the president’s travel ban. The three-judge panel...
  • People denied entry into the U.S. under Trump’s Travel Ban…Can reapply

    People denied entry to the US under Donald Trump’s first travel ban can now reapply for visas following a legal settlement reached in a federal court. The US government will now contact individuals turned away at borders as a result of the executive order that came into force on...