Supreme Court hands bad news to opponents of Trump’s Muslim ban
Original story at thinkprogress.org• 2 mentions • 1 week ago
thinkprogress.org 1 week ago
The Supreme Court handed down a brief order Monday evening disposing of one of two cases challenging Donald Trump’s Muslim ban. Though the order explicitly states that the Court expresses “no view on the merits” of the case, it is not good news for opponents of the ban. Though Trump’s Muslim ban has been revised several times, it still contains two major parts. The first restricts travel by citizens of certain nations; the second limits refugees’ ability to enter the United States, regardless of those refugees’ nation of origin. Up to this point, the Supreme Court has shown a considerable ...