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First Brief in Opposing Trump’s Muslim Ban Filed in Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court has before it a comprehensive record of Donald Trump’s hatred of Muslims, detailed in a friend-of-the-court brief, filed today by the Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center.

MacArthur Justice Center shows that travel ban is part of President Trump’s “targeted and sustained attack on Muslims”

WASHINGTON, DC — In briefs filed with federal appeals courts considering the Trump administration’s Muslim travel ban, the MacArthur Justice Center has urged the court not to overlook President Trump’s extensive record of animus toward people of the Muslim faith and documented his “targeted and sustained attack on Muslims.”

Federal Judge Issues TRO of Trump's Latest Executive Order Banning Visas for People from Six Muslim-majority Countries

U.S. District Judge Derrick K. Watson issued a temporary restraining order stopping implementation of President Trump’s new executive order to bar the issuance of new visas to citizens of six Muslim-majority countries.

MacArthur Justice Center Urges Courts to Block President Trump’s Latest Muslim Ban

The Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center urged federal courts in Hawaii and Maryland to approve requests for a temporary restraining order blocking implementation of President Trump’s latest executive order banning visas for people from six Muslim-majority countries.

Civil Rights Groups Urge Release of Information on Unlawful Profiling and Surveillance Under President Trump’s Muslim Ban Executive Orders

Yesterday, the Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center and Muslim Advocates urged the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to release key documents pertaining to the potential targeting of Muslims, and individuals perceived to be Muslim, during travel through the nation’s airports and other ports of entry.https://skift.com/2017/02/18/muslim-american-travelers-are-quietly-having-global-entry-privileges-revoked/

Opposition to Muslim Immigration Ban

The MacArthur Justice Center’s office in Washington, D.C., has submitted an amicus brief in support of petitioners' and New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order. The amicus brief documents the President’s extensive record of hatred toward people of the Muslim faith.