Friday, January 19, 2018
As Amy Howe reports, the Supreme Court granted certiorari today in Trump v. Hawaii and will review the Ninth Circuit's finding that President Donald Trump’s "travel ban," which limited travel from Libya, Iran, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, North Korea, Venezuela and Chad. Here is the brief order. The Ninth Circuit upheld a federal district court decision blocking the government from implementing the executive order.
Peter Margulies on Lawfare looks at how the Court might approach the travel ban case.