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Supreme Court's travel ban decision creates new confusion - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Monday's U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow a limited version of President Donald Trump's travel ban to proceed until the court rules on the full case this fall was not a “clear victory for our national security,” as the president claimed in a ...and more »

Which of your family members could visit under the travel ban - Washington Post

The Supreme Court on July 19 refused to block a lower judge's ruling that grandparents and other family members of people living in the United States are no longer barred from entering the country. This means the short list of family members outlining ...and more »

PHOTO ESSAY: As You Digest the SCOTUS 'Muslim Ban' Ruling, Don't Forget About This Major Win - ColorLines magazine

Yesterday (June 26), the Supreme Court upheld the travel limits in President Donald Trump's executive order colloquially known as the ”Muslim ban.” The first version of the order restricted people from seven Muslim-majority nations from coming into the ...and more »

Administration Moves to Carry Out Partial Travel Ban - New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved aggressively on Thursday to fulfill one of the president's most contentious campaign promises, banning entry into the United States by refugees from around the world and prohibiting most visitors from six ...and more »

The Supreme Court's curious compromise on the travel ban - The Economist

JOHN ROBERTS, the chief justice, frequently warns against the perceived politicisation of the courts. In April he said there is a “real danger” that the public will misconstrue “partisan hostility” surrounding Congress and the White House as ...and more »

Trump Definition of “Family” Is in Contempt of Supreme Court Travel Ban Ruling - Just Security

On Monday, the Supreme Court held that the administration must not enforce its Travel Ban Executive Order against foreign nationals who have “a credible claim” of a “close familial relationship” with “a person … in the United States.” On Wednesday ...and more »

Travel ban takes effect as State Department defines 'close family' - Washington Post

After five months of bitter legal squabbling, the Trump administration's modified travel ban took effect Thursday night under new guidelines designed to avert the chaos of the original rollout. But the rules will still keep many families split and are ...and more »

Stepsister, Yes; Grandma, No: US Sets Guidelines for Revised Travel Ban - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Stepsiblings and half-siblings are allowed, but not nieces or nephews. Sons- and daughters-in-law are in, but brothers- and sisters-in-law are not. Parents, including in-laws, are considered “close family,” but grandparents are not. The ...and more »

Why the new travel ban isn't causing chaos - Vox

The travel ban is back, but you wouldn't know it at the airports. In January, the first time the Trump administration attempted to ban people from several majority-Muslim countries from entering the US for 90 days, and refugees for 120 days, it ...and more »

The Supreme Court Partially Allowed Trump's Travel Ban. Who Is Still Barred? - New York Times

Portions of President Trump's travel ban went into effect at the end of June, after the Supreme Court temporarily lifted legal blocks on the ban and agreed to review the case this fall. The court granted an exception for people with “bona fide ...and more »