January 11, 2020 7:24 am
It's unclear exactly how many countries would be included in the expansion if it proceeds, but two of the people said that seven countries _ a majority of them Muslim _ would be added to the list.
December 19, 2018 2:48 pm
A Yemeni mother blocked by travel ban plans to flies to California after winning visa fight to kiss her dying son 'one last time'
June 28, 2018 8:13 am
President Donald Trump described the verdict as a “tremendous victory for the American people and the Constitution”.
June 27, 2018 6:39 pm
In a 5-4 ruling, the US Supreme Court ruled in favour of the controversial ban on Tuesday. President Donald Trump had first announced the travel ban, a week after taking over the office as the President.
June 28, 2018 7:39 am
Donald Trump's travel ban upheld by Supreme Court: The judges in the minority found that the case was "motivated by anti-Muslim animus". Justice Sotomayor observed, "History will not look kindly on the court's misguided decision today, nor should it.''
December 23, 2017 9:25 am
The ban targets people from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen seeking to enter the United States. Trump, a Republican, has said the travel ban is needed to protect the United States from terrorism.
December 05, 2017 3:21 am
Trump's ban was announced on September 24 and replaced two previous versions that had been impeded by federal courts.
November 14, 2017 12:04 am
Those connections are defined as family relationships and "formal, documented" relationships with US-based entities such as resettlement agencies and universities. The ruling does not affect people from North Korea and Venezuela.
September 28, 2017 11:10 am
"The president of the G5 thinks this decision could affect the commitment of Chad, which has until now shown itself to be a key partner in the fight against terrorism in the G5 Sahel and beyond," said Keita in a statement
September 26, 2017 12:40 am
The Court acted after the White House announced on Sunday it was replacing the temporary executive order with a more tailored ban on eight countries that legal experts said could be harder to fight in court than the prior ban.