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Unidentified 9th Circuit Judge seeks vote on further review of panel Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:30pm 2/10/2017 at 8:30pm
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So this is curious.

A Judge at the 9th Circuit, whose name is not revealed, has requested a vote be taken whether to conduct en banc (full court) review of the February 9, 2017, Order by a three-judge panel denying Trump’s request for a stay of the District Court Temporary Restraining Order.

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Chris Matthews Surprisingly Skeptical on Court Ruling on Immigration Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 10, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/10/2017 at 1:00pm

Wait a second: was that Sean Hannity on Fox News? Nope, it was Chris Matthews on MSNBC last night, expressing surprising skepticism over the 9th Circuit’s decision to uphold the stay of President Trump’s executive order on immigration.Matthews made a multi-pronged attack on the ruling.

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President Trump must not back down on immigration Executive Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:35am 2/10/2017 at 8:35am
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The decision of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to leave in place a broad Temporary Restraining Order freezing President Trump’s Executive Order on visas and refugees presents a serious threat to the constitutional and statutory authority of the presidency.

By leaving an overly broad TRO in effect that protects even persons...

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9th Circuit: Trump’s Immigration EO Still Subject to Restraining Order

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 6:21pm 2/9/2017 at 6:21pm
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Just in:

Full Order at bottom of post. (pdf.)

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Livestream: 9th Circuit Oral Argument on Trump Immigration Executive Order

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 5:30pm 2/7/2017 at 5:30pm
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The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals hears oral argument on the government’s Emergency Motion for a Stay pending appeal from the District Court Temporary Restraining Order halting Trump’s Immigration Executive Order now is fully briefed.

My view on the TRO is here, Absurd Fed Ct TRO halts enforcement of entire Executive Order on...

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9th Circuit Stay Watch – Reinstate Immigration EO or keep it shut down?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 6, 2017 at 6:07pm 2/6/2017 at 6:07pm

The government’s Emergency Motion for a Stay pending appeal from the District Court Temporary Restraining Order halting Trump’s Immigration Executive Order now is fully briefed.

My view on the TRO is here, Absurd Fed Ct TRO halts enforcement of entire Executive Order on visas, refugees.

The government just filed its Reply to the Opposition filed...

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David Gregory: Trump Like ‘Old Man Yelling Get off His Lawn’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 6, 2017 at 10:00am 2/6/2017 at 10:00am

On CNN this morning, David Gregory, speaking of President Trump’s tweeting—and specifically, those from this weekend criticizing the judge who blocked his executive order on immigration—said: “he sounds like an old man sitting on his porch yelling at somebody to get off his lawn.”

Added Gregory: “you’ve had in the first 18...

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John Kerry and other past officials submit Declaration opposing Trump Immigration Exec Order

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:30am 2/6/2017 at 8:30am

Late last night the State of Washington filed its opposition to the government’s Emergency Motion for a Stay pending appeal from the District Court Temporary Restraining Order halting Trump’s Immigration Executive Order.

The government’s motion was extremely strong, correctly pegging the court order as an improper usurpation by the District Court Judge of...

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9th Circuit denies Trump “immediate administrative stay” pending further briefing

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 7:00am 2/5/2017 at 7:00am

Just before midnight Pacific time on Saturday night, February 4, 2017, a three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a short-form Order, refused to stay a lower court ruling that had halted Trump’s Executive Order on visas and refugees.

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Feds seek Emergency Stay of TRO halting Trump Immigration EO (Update – Copy Motion)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 7:59pm 2/4/2017 at 7:59pm
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The federal government has filed for an emergency stay [full embed at bottom of post] with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals seeking to stay a temporary restraining order issued by the District Court for the Western District...

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Visa holders flood into U.S. after court order halting Trump Immigration EO

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 6:00pm 2/4/2017 at 6:00pm

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and State Department have announced officials will suspend “any and all actions” over the executive order President Donald Trump signed to halt immigration from seven countries. Trump signed the order so the government could put together a better vetting process to weed out terrorists. From ...

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Absurd Fed Ct TRO halts enforcement of entire Executive Order on visas, refugees

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 10:30am 2/4/2017 at 10:30am
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A federal court in the Western District of Washington in Seattle last night effectively stripped the Trump administration of its power to determine the parameters of who may enter the country.

For my prior analysis of how the EO has been mischaracterized by opponents as a “Muslim Ban” and in other ways,...

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Report: Man Claiming Mom Died During Trump’s Travel EO Was Lying

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7:30am 2/2/2017 at 7:30am
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If arguments are to be taken seriously, maybe don’t tell stories to “prove” a point?

Local news in Detroit, Michigan is reporting that Mike Hagar, the man who claimed his mother died when she was unable to enter the U.S. to receive medical treatment, thanks to Trump’s infamous travel ban, may...

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The New York Times Spinning of the Sally Yates Firing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 8:30am 2/1/2017 at 8:30am
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In his pre-presidential life, Trump was famous for saying, “You’re fired!” to people on his TV reality show. But Trump’s firing of acting AG Sally Yates was no reality show. In real life, an AG advises a president on the law, but if that AG refuses to enforce an order that ...

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Trump Immigration Executive Order addresses threats that “didn’t exist 10 years ago”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 7:00am 1/31/2017 at 7:00am
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I appeared Monday night, January 30, 2017, on BBC World News hosted by Mike Embley.

The topic was Trump’s immigration Executive Order. We didn’t talk about all the provisions, just the 90 day delay on visa entry from 7 majority Muslim nations.

You can find many of my arguments in my prior post, 

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Trump Fires Insubordinate Obama-Appointed Acting AG

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 30, 2017 at 9:54pm 1/30/2017 at 9:54pm
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Acting Attorney General Sally Yates was fired by President Donald Trump after she instructed the Department of Justice not to defend the recently signed executive order issuing a moratorium on immigration from seven countries presenting significant terror threats.

Taking action in an escalating crisis for his 10-day-old administration, Mr. Trump declared that...

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Obama appointee preventing DOJ from defending Trump visa Executive Order (Update: Fired)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 30, 2017 at 6:45pm 1/30/2017 at 6:45pm
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We have seen this picture before. A political position by the Department of Justice which abandons its obligation to defend a law or action of the government, as in the Defense of Marriage Act, in court.

The issue is not that personally DOJ attorneys have to agree with the law, or action...

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