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The judiciary has sought to constrain the executive branch’s civil detention authority under immigration authorities when seeking criminal prosecution of illegal immigrants.
The Supreme Court’s sober, sterile and swift order is a victory for the Trump Administration.
Travel Ban Update: Without Addressing the Merits, the Supreme Court Stays Injunction Pending Further Proceedings
The Supreme Court’s order allows the latest iteration of the travel ban to go into effect, pending further proceedings. However, this latest stay signifies little or nothing regarding the court’s view of the merits in the challenges to EO-3.
A summary of the October 17, 2017 Maryland District Court preliminary injunction of Trump’s latest travel ban, Presidential Proclamation 9645.
On October 17, Judge Derrick Watson of the federal district court in Hawaii issued a nationwide temporary restraining order (TRO) against the enforcement of sections of President Trump’s third executive order on immigration. This is our summary of that judicial order.
Hawaii responded to the government's request to stay the Hawaii District Court's injunction against the definition of "bona fide relationship."
Is immigration a national security isssue? The Trump Administration thinks so and may be moving the visa and refugee process from the Department of State to Homeland Security as a result.
The Court may be trying to turn down the temperature, and to interject a better model of behavior into our corroded institutions and discourteous civil discourse.
The Court’s stay order respects the government’s legitimate interest in safeguarding national security as well as the challengers’ interest in maintaining relationships that are important to citizens, LPRs, and U.S. entities.