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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

Judge Who Blocked Trump Action Has Activist Past

Kathryn Blackhurst, Robart made a point of saying ‘Black Lives Matter’ in dispute with Seattle police, does pro bono work for refugees. U.S. District Court Judge James Robart, who Friday temporarily curtailed President Donald Trump’s refugee executive order, has something of an activist history on the bench. When Robart ruled in favor of Washington state’s attorney