James Robart

James Robart1 post
3 Feb, 2017

Issues stay on travel ban

Judgement

Judge Robart, ruling in a lawsuit brought by the attorneys general of Washington state and Minnesota, issues a nationwide stay (documents) suspending Trump’s executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. Robart says the order adversely affects residents in areas of education, employment, education and freedom to travel:

[The states] have met their burden of demonstrating that they face immediate and irreparable injury as a result of the signing and implementation of the Executive Order.

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