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US Supreme Court allows enforcement of Trump’s travel ban

The Supreme Court on Monday granted President Trump’s request to fully enforce his revised order banning travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries while legal challenges to it proceed in lower courts. It was a victory for the White House, which has seen the courts […]

Protesters gathered outside the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday in San Francisco. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times

Appeals Court Panel Appears Skeptical of Trump’s Travel Ban

WASHINGTON — A Justice Department lawyer on Tuesday said courts should not second-guess President Trump’s targeted travel ban, drawing skepticism from a three-judge federal appeals panel weighing the limits of executive authority in cases of national security. But even August E. Flentje, the Justice Department’s lawyer, sensed he was not […]