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MacArthur Justice Center and Muslim Advocates File Amicus Brief Challenging Refugee Ban 3.0

A federal district court in Seattle hearing a challenge to Trump’s latest ban on refugees now has before it a comprehensive record of President Trump’s intentions to ban Muslims from entering the country and the discriminatory, bigoted language he has used to advance this objective. 

Amir H. Ali commentary: "Trump's travel ban is a test for the US supreme court – and the country"

The US supreme court will soon decide whether to repeat one of the most shameful moments in American history. On Thursday, 10 judges on the US court of appeals for the fourth circuit voted to uphold a lower court’s order blocking President Trump’s Executive Order No 13780, which would have banned people from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.