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SCOTUS: Trump administration may move forward with limited travel ban

Yesterday marked the final day of the 2016-17 term of the Supreme Court of the United States. As anticipated, the nation's high court handed down six decisions, including the highly anticipated ruling on the Trump administration's so-called travel ban.

DACA program to remain in effect -- for now

It may seem hard to believe but it's been roughly five years since the Obama Administration implemented the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program -- otherwise known as DACA -- which is designed to provide undocumented young people who have lived in the U.S. since childhood with a reprieve from removal.  

SCOTUS hands down important decision in case examining birthright citizenship - II

Last week, our blog began discussing how the Supreme Court of the United States handed down an important decision in Lynch v. Morales-Santana -- now Sessions v. Morales-Santana -- a case examining whether the differing physical residency requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 violated the Fifth Amendment's guarantee of equal protection.

What are SCOTUS' options regarding the travel ban?

In our last post, we discussed how the Department of Justice, on the heels of a recent defeat in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, has filed a petition for a writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court of the United States. Specifically, how it is now seeking a definitive determination from the nation's high court as to the constitutionality of the Trump Administration's travel ban.

DOJ asks SCOTUS to consider travel ban

As we mentioned last week, the revised executive order signed by President Donald Trump, which would prohibit individuals from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the U.S. for 90 days over national security concerns, was handed its most recent defeat two weeks ago by the Richmond-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

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