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Revised Trump travel ban now in effect -

A scaled-back version of U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban took effect Thursday evening, stripped of provisions that brought protests and chaos at airports worldwide in January, yet still likely to generate a new round of court fights. The new ...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 »

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

*Fiances and fiancees were banned in the State Department's original list. They were exempted on June 29, about two hours after the ban went into effect. The Supreme Court on July 19 refused to block a lower judge's ruling that grandparents and other ...and more »

Muslim Ban Proves We Are The Ultimate 'Other' - HuffPost

The message has been heard loudly round the world and already solidified by the highest court in our country. 06/30/2017 11:44 pm ET Updated Jul 01, 2017. Thursday evening at 8 p.m., part of Donald Trump's Executive Order temporarily banning people ...and more »

Hawaii Challenges 'Close Family' Definition In Trump's Travel Ban - HuffPost

The state disputes how the administration draws the line on "bona fide" relationships to limit travelers from six countries. By Mollie Reilly. Hawaii has filed a challenge to the State Department's implementation of President Donald Trump's travel ban ...and more »

Here's How The Trump Administration Will Implement Its Travel Ban - HuffPost

Citizens from six countries targeted in the ban will be awarded entry into the U.S. if they can prove they have a “bona fide relationship” with an entity, or certain family members in the country. For example, parents and step-siblings are allowed, but ...and more »

Trump Administration Prepares To Start Enforcing Travel Ban - HuffPost

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Visa applicants from six Muslim-majority countries must have a close U.S. family relationship or formal ties to a U.S. entity to be admitted to the United States under guidance distributed by the U.S. State Department on ...and more »

US travel ban 'grey areas' could cause problems for Canadian permanent residents -

When the U.S. 90-day travel ban comes into effect Thursday morning, it's the so-called Disneylander who will face the most difficulty getting into the country. A "Disneylander", as described by Toronto-based immigration lawyer Stephen Green, would be a ...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 »

Trump's travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries takes effect - India Today

The Supreme Court exempted from the ban travelers and refugees with a "bona fide relationship" with a person or entity in the United States. Reuters | Posted by Dianne A Nongrum. Washington/New York, June 30, 2017 | UPDATED 18:56 ...and more »