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Justices allow strict refugee ban but say grandparents OK
The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but also is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can ease entry for visitors from six mostly Muslim countries
Gorsuch can't escape travel ban at San Francisco meeting
President Donald Trump's nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court couldn't escape discussion of the president's travel ban _ and even the president _ during an appearance at a judicial conference in San Francisco
Travel ban's 'bona fide relationship' test could open legal floodgates
In allowing President Trump ’s revised travel ban to partially take effect, the Supreme Court left key questions unanswered and likely opened the floodgates for additional litigation. In a six-justice “per curiam” opinion, the high court ruled Monday that the administration could block entry of
Supreme Court allows parts of Trump travel ban to take effect
The Supreme Court said today that it is allowing parts of President Trump 's travel ban to go into effect and that it will hear arguments in the case in October. The announcement comes on the last day of the court's term before summer recess. In allowing parts of Trump's executive order to take
Supreme Court rules government can't refuse disparaging trademarks
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks in a ruling that is expected to help the? Washington Redskins in their legal fight over the team name. The justices ruled that the 71-year-old trademark law barring disparaging terms infringes on free speech
Justice Neil Gorsuch sworn in to Supreme Court
ABC News' Amna Nawaz talks with former Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Terry Moran and MaryAlice Parks about the cases the new justice will face.
Immigration, abortion rights among issues Gorsuch may face as justice
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, MaryAlice Parks and Terry Moran talk with former Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake about the big issues the Supreme Court may face in coming years.
Senate fight over Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch goes nuclear
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, Rick Klein and Kate Shaw discuss the showdown in the Senate over Gorsuch's nomination.
Alexander Acosta: Everything you need to know about Trump’s labor secretary nominee
U.S. Century Bank chairman Alexander Acosta, President Trump's nominee for labor secretary, will face the Senate committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions for his confirmation hearing today. President Donald Trump tapped Acosta to be his pick for labor secretary back in February. Acosta
President Trump holds news conference
The president fielded questions from reporters in the East Room of the White House.