Following his ascension to the Oval Office in 2017, President Trump issued an executive order banning entry to the United States from seven Muslim-majority countries. On June 26, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the third iteration of the ban after earlier versions had been enjoined in lower federal courts, and then revised and blocked again. Our panel of experts explores recent legal developments since Trump v. Hawaii.
- Congresswoman Judy Chu, U.S. Representative for California's 27th Congressional District; Sponsor, No Ban Act
- Khaled A. Beydoun, Law Professor, University of Arkansas School of Law
- Elica Vafaie, Pro Bono & Strategic Partnerships Director, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights
- Engy Abdelkader, Chair, Rights of Immigrants Committee, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice
PP 9645 Waiver Statistics from the Department of State
Practice Guide from American Immigration Lawyers Association on applying for a waiver
General Resources from Penn State Law Center for Immigrants’ Rights Clinic
No Muslim Ban Ever Campaign
2018 Complaint for Pars Equality Center v. Pompeo, Class Action Challenging the Waiver Process
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