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13 states join brief in support of Trump’s temporary travel ban

John Sexton, Representatives from 13 states including 12 state attorneys general and one governor filed a motion in support of President Trump’s temporary travel ban. From the Dallas Morning News: Attorney General Ken Paxton on Monday led a coalition of 13 states in filing a brief with the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals defending President Donald

Federal Court Blocks Trump Admin’s Second Immigration Executive Order

Ken Klukowski, A second federal judge—this one in Wisconsin—on Friday blocked President Donald Trump’s new executive order (EO) on immigration travel, while the federal judge who blocked the first EO is reserving judgment on the revised EO. Trump signed EO 13780 on Mar. 6, replacing his original order (EO 13769), temporarily restricting immigration from several

Proposed Executive Order Designates Militia Rifles For Citizen Ownership

USA – -( According to author Lenden Eakin : “The U.S. Supreme Court has repeatedly found that the Second Amendment protects civilian ownership of firearms for Militia purposes, but has not defined those purposes. Federal Courts of Appeal have upheld “Assault Weapons” bans without respecting Militia purposes as recently as last week (4th Circuit). The President,

States in US West mark 75th anniversary of internment order

SALEM, Ore. –  States in the American West are marking the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt that forced 120,000 Japanese immigrants and Japanese-Americans into internment camps. Most were from Oregon, California and Washington state. Adults, including the elderly, and children could only bring what they could

Coequal in Tyranny: The Ninth Circuit’s Rules for Radicals

Ilana Mercer, Read the judicial rules for radicals issued by the United States Court Of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in affirmation of the ban on The Ban. It follows the Executive Order issued by President Donald Trump, with the imprimatur of 62 million voters, to protect the nation from foreign terrorists entering into the

5 Legal Stupidities In The Ninth Circuit’s Decision To Stop Trump’s Executive Order

Ben Shapiro, The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals’ absurd ruling against President Trump’s immigration and refugee executive order contains a bevy of legal problems. It’s not just a bad political ruling, though it is – it’s bad law. Here are five of the biggest problems with the ruling: 1. States Suffer “Concrete and Particularized Injury”

Trump Executive Order Forces Choice: Mob Rule or Constitution?

Robert Charles, Mob rule and street violence are un-American.  Somehow, the left does not see it that way.  Berkley burns, hooded figures beat innocents, buildings are vandalized, and a speaker is run out of town.  Senate Democrats watch mounting political violence – and do nothing.  Worse, they demean a President with whom they disagree, boycott

Why the law is on Trump’s side with his immigration ban

Gregg Jarrett, President Trump may have lost the early legal skirmishes over his executive order on immigration, but in the end he will likely win.  The overwhelming weight of history and the law is on his side. The president does have the authority to ban the entry of foreigners, as long as he has what is

Judge Who Issued A Stay On Trump’s Executive Order Likes Controversy

Matt Vespa, We know that the federal judge who issues a nationwide stay on the travel provisions of President Donald Trump’s executive order was a 2004 Bush appointee. He was confirmed 99-0. He’s been presiding as a district judge for the Western District of Washington state. And this isn’t the first time he’s dabbled in

Trump On Executive Order Appeal: ‘We’ll Win. For The Safety Of Our Country, We’ll Win’

Matt Vespa, President Donald Trump traveled to Mar-a-Lago for the weekend, where he attended the 60th annual Red Cross Ball. The press pool asked him about the appeal his administration filed against the ruling rendered by federal district court judge James Robart of Washington state on Friday. Robart stayed the travel provisions in Trump’s executive

Qatar Airways: US approved the boarding of refugees with valid visas after ruling

Qatar Airways announced on its website Saturday that it has been directed by the U.S. government to permit formerly banned passengers to board U.S.-bound flights after a federal judge’s ruling halted President Trump’s controversial refugee order. The airline was directed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection that the “nationals of the seven affected countries” and

Trump’s Executive Immigration Order: Tens Of Thousands Of Visas Already Revoked

Hank Berrien, President Trump’s executive immigration order is having a giant impact already; over 100,000 visas have been revoked in the last week, according to the Department of Justice. That fact was revealed by Erez Reuveni of the DOJ’s Office of Immigration Litigation in court on Friday. The State  Department contradicted the DOJ, asserting that