Immigration Law

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CA9 on Travel Ban: Hawaii v. Trump (Sept. 7, 2017)
Posted on 8 Sep 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Hawaii v. Trump, Sept. 7, 2017 - "We are asked to review the district court’s modified preliminary injunction, which enjoins the Government from enforcing Executive Order 13780 against (1) grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters... Read More

CA9 Strikes Down Trump Travel Ban on Statutory Grounds
Posted on 12 Jun 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Hawaii v. Trump, June 12, 2017 - "We are asked to delineate the statutory and constitutional limits to the President’s power to control immigration in this appeal of the district court’s order preliminarily enjoining two sections of Executive... Read More

Ninth Circuit Enjoins Trump Travel Ban 3.0, Stays Injunction Pending Supreme Court Review
Posted on 23 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Hawaii v. Trump, Dec. 22, 2017 - "For the third time, we are called upon to assess the legality of the President’s efforts to bar over 150 million nationals of six designated countries from entering the United States or being issued immigrant... Read More

CA9 on Travel Ban: Hawaii & California v. Trump
Posted on 14 Nov 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Josh Gerstein, Politico, Nov. 13, 2017 - "A federal appeals court on Monday gave President Donald Trump temporary permission to proceed with part of the third version of his travel ban policy, but it created an exemption from the new restrictions... Read More

CA9 Keeps Travel Ban TRO In Place; Trump Stay Request Denied (Feb. 9, 2017)
Posted on 9 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"At issue in this emergency proceeding is Executive Order 13769, “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States,” which, among other changes to immigration policies and procedures, bans for 90 days the entry... Read More

Ninth Circuit Travel Ban Order May...Or May Not...Go En Banc (Feb. 10, 2017)
Posted on 11 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Ninth Circuit, Feb. 10, 2017 - "A judge on this Court has made a sua sponte request that a vote be taken as to whether the order issued by the three judge motions panel on February 9, 2017 , should be reconsidered en banc. A sua sponte en banc call... Read More

Live Stream CA9 Oral Argument, Wa. & Minn. v. Trump, Tues., Feb. 7, 2017, 3:00 P.M. PST (Audio Only)
Posted on 7 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CA9, Feb. 6, 2017 - "The live audio stream can be accessed on the court’s public web site at the bottom of the page under the subheading “Live Streaming Oral Arguments,” or from the “Cases of Interest Page” nearer the... Read More

See Up-To-The-Minute Case Developments: Wa. & Minn. v. Trump (CA9 - Updated)
Posted on 6 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The Ninth Circuit has a dedicated web page for this case. Here are the latest filings: 02/06/2017 Link to oral argument live stream 02/06/2017 Order clarifying live streaming oral argument 02/06/2017 Order re live... Read More

CA9 Stays En Banc Review of Wa. & Minn. v. Trump (Feb. 16, 2017)
Posted on 17 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The United States has represented to the Court that the President intends to issue a new Executive Order and has urged the Court to “hold its consideration of the case until the President issues the new Order.” The United States has... Read More

More Tech Giants Join Amicus Brief Against Trump Refugee/Travel Ban
Posted on 8 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Check this 9th Cir. web page daily. Feb. 7, 2017 activity below: 02/07/2017 GoDaddy, Inc. Letter Joining Technology Companies amicus motion and brief 02/07/2017 OneLogin, Inc. Letter Joining Technology Companies amicus motion... Read More