Travel Ban Is Upheld – Major Defeat for Trump
Major Victory for State of Washington and State of Minnesota
The emergency motion for a stay pending appeal is DENIED
Ruling encompasses Standing and Constitutionality of Trump’s Executive Order. Also rejects any compromise. Judges also rule that there would be “irreparable harm” to the States and the public interest, but no harm demonstrated by the Trump Administration. The National Travel Ban remains on hold.
The Fifth Amendment of the Constitution prohibits the Government from depriving individuals of their “life, liberty, or property, without due process of law.” U.S. Const. amend. V. The Government may not deprive a person of one of these protected interests without providing “notice and an opportunity to respond,” or, in other words, the opportunity to present reasons not to proceed with the deprivation and have them considered.
Trump Immediate Reaction – Defiant Tweet
February 9, 2017 | 6:35 pm
SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE!SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE!