9th Circ. Weighs Presidential Power In Travel Ban Hearing

Law360, Los Angeles (December 6, 2017, 9:29 PM EST) -- A Ninth Circuit panel peppered the U.S. Department of Justice with questions about the president’s statutory authority to restrict immigration during much-anticipated oral arguments Wednesday over a preliminary injunction against the Trump administration’s latest travel ban, which the U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed to take effect while the appeal proceeds.

The Ninth Circuit panel frequently chimed in during oral arguments in the Trump administration's appeal of a preliminary injunction to its third iteration of a travel ban blocking the entry of nationals from certain countries to...
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