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NYT: Trump’s Travel Ban Is Upheld by Supreme Court

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NYT: Trump’s Travel Ban Is Upheld by Supreme Court 718 406 Shervin Abachi

NYT: Trump’s Travel Ban Is Upheld by Supreme Court

By Adam Liptak and Michael D. Shear June 26, 2018 WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court upheld President Trump’s ban on travel from several predominantly Muslim countries, delivering to the president on Tuesday a political victory and an endorsement of his power to control immigration at a time of political upheaval about the treatment of migrants…

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NPR: House To Vote Next Week On Competing Immigration Bills 800 449 Shervin Abachi

NPR: House To Vote Next Week On Competing Immigration Bills

 House To Vote Next Week On Competing Immigration Bills House Speaker Paul Ryan’s office announced late Tuesday a vote on two immigration bills next week to address the legal status of people brought to the U.S. as children. Specific details of the two bills will be released Wednesday morning. They…

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Travel Ban Update: Ninth Circuit Holds EO-3 Exceeds President’s Power 1024 683 Shervin Abachi

Travel Ban Update: Ninth Circuit Holds EO-3 Exceeds President’s Power

From: https://www.lawfareblog.com/travel-ban-update-ninth-circuit-holds-eo-3-exceeds-presidents-power On Dec. 22, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in Hawaii v. Trump that the September Proclamation (EO-3), indefinitely limiting immigration from certain listed countries, exceeded the President’s power under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). (For more context, read my earlier post on the Ninth Circuit oral argument here.) The per curiam decision modeled the thoughtful…

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Events

When God Sleeps–Film Screening and Discussion

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When God Sleeps–Film Screening and Discussion 1201 628 Shervin Abachi

When God Sleeps–Film Screening and Discussion

Join us on March 22nd, 2018, at NYU School of Law for a screening of the internationally acclaimed documentary film, When God Sleeps, and an evening of discussion addressing the world’s current struggle over immigration, the commonalities that unite immigrant communities in our nation, and the importance of free expression. We’ll…

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