Tag: Travel Ban

Trump’s new travel ban isn’t so urgent anymore

President Donald Trump was barely in office when he signed an executive order restricting immigration from seven Muslim-majority nations. There was not a moment to waste, he said, because any delay would allow the “bad dudes” to rush into the U.S. Then federal courts struck down his ban. The White House said a new version […]

New Trump travel ban delayed until next week, White House says

The US government has pushed back the unveiling of a new, updated travel ban until next week. President Trump had said the executive order would be announced this week, but White House officials have now told reporters it is being delayed. The original order banned refugees and immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries from entering […]

Travel ban ruling: judges refuse to reinstate Trump’s order – as it happened

Donald Trump’s travel ban remains suspended after government lawyers failed to convince a court that it should be reinstated. Three judges at the ninth US circuit court of appeals ruled unanimously that a nationwide temporary restraining order (TRO) imposed last week must stay in place, meaning the executive order banning travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries […]

‘See you in court’: Trump defiant after judges slap down travel ban

US President Donald Trump quickly responded to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals’ Thursday-night ruling that at least temporarily prohibits enforcement of his travel ban. After the unanimous ruling from a three-judge panel, Trump reemphasized accusations that the ruling was biased. “It’s a political decision and we’re going to see them in court … the […]

Appeals Court Rejects Bid to Quickly Restore Trump Travel Ban

A federal appeals court early Sunday denied the Justice Department’s request to immediately reinstate President Donald Trump’s order restricting refugees and travelers from seven majority Muslim countries from entering the United States. The ruling came just hours after the department filed an emergency motion to stay the order by U.S. District Judge James L. Robart […]