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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 »

Limits on Travel to US Issued After Supreme Court Ruling -

People from six Muslim-majority countries will be allowed to enter the United States if they can prove certain family relationships. By. Associated Press. 29 June 2017. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is putting new criteria in place ...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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Who's allowed into the US, according to new guidelines for Trump's limited travel ban - PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is putting new criteria in place Thursday for visa applicants from six mostly Muslim nations and all refugees, requiring a close family or business tie to the United States. The move comes after the Supreme Court ...and more »

Whatever happened to 'Give me your tired, your poor'? - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

On June 26, the Supreme Court handed down a temporary decision, weighing in on the now infamous "travel ban" that President Donald Trump had tried to instate earlier this year. The Trump ban tried to prevent people from six majority-Muslim countries ...and more »

Trump travel ban: new visa criteria set to come into effect - The Guardian

Instructions issued to US embassies for travellers from Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, Iran and Yemen – and all refugees – to take effect on Thursday. Jamiles Lartey and Oliver Laughland in New York. Wed 28 Jun 2017 23.32 EDT Last modified on Fri 9 Feb ...and more »

The travel ban is in effect. Here's how it will actually work. - Vox

It's here. President Trump's travel ban — after two executive orders, several court rulings, and a huge administration victory from the Supreme Court — is back. At 8pm Eastern time on Thursday, the ban — which temporarily bars some people from ...and more »