The Top Immigration Cases Of 2018

By Nicole Narea (December 13, 2018, 2:21 PM EST) -- This year, the courts were the battleground over the Trump administration's immigration policies, including the president's travel ban, the separation of noncitizen families at the border and attempts to undermine so-called sanctuary policies. Here are some of the biggest immigration cases from 2018.

The Travel Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court's June ruling to uphold President Donald Trump's travel ban restricting travel for nationals of certain countries he deems security threats has broad implications for executive authority in immigration matters, attorneys say.

The third and latest version of ban, announced in a September 2017 proclamation, targeted eight countries — Chad, Iran, Libya,...

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