Supreme Court could announce fate of Trump ‘travel ban’ and refugee ceiling reduction at any time

I hate to say it, but taking this to the SC seemed like a dangerous move. I can imagine four positive votes. the rest are up for grabs.

Refugee Resettlement Watch

According to AP at ABC News, here, they have likely already decided and an announcement will come next week.

Which way will they go?

There are two major issues at stake (maybe more than two, but two for me!).  The first is whether the President has the authority to ban, for a limited time, all entry to the US from six (mostly Muslim countries that are hotbeds of terrorism) in order to keep us safe while they review the entry screening process.  Again, this involves all those of all religions and ethnic groups entering the US through any means from those six countries.

The second issue, and the one more interesting to me, is the one addressed by the Hawaii court (9th Circuit), but NOT by the Maryland court (4th Circuit), and that is whether the President has the legal right to come in at any number…

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