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Trump Travel Ban

Six States Seek To Intervene In Hawaii’s Travel Ban Challenge Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Six States Seek To Intervene In Hawaii’s Travel Ban Challenge

The latest Trump administration ban applies to about 150 million potential travelers from seven countries..

Administration Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Order Blocking Newest Travel Ban AP

Administration Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Order Blocking Newest Travel Ban

The latest version targets about 150 million potential travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen.

Hawaii Federal Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel Ban AP

Hawaii Federal Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel Ban

The Trump administration blasted the decision by U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson, calling it “dangerously flawed.”

Hawaii: Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Still Contains ‘All Of The Legal Flaws’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii: Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Still Contains ‘All Of The Legal Flaws’

A federal judge in Honolulu is asked to block the new version of the administration’s attempt to halt entry to the U.S. from eight countries.

Hawaii Poised To Challenge Trump’s ‘Travel Ban 3.0’ Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Hawaii Poised To Challenge Trump’s ‘Travel Ban 3.0’

As the administration asks for dismissal of lawsuits against earlier travel bans, the Aloha State announces a new challenge.

Groups Say They’ll Challenge Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Groups Say They’ll Challenge Trump’s Latest Travel Ban

The new restrictions impact citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen.

Appeals Court: Grandparents Shouldn’t Be Part Of Trump Travel Ban Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Appeals Court: Grandparents Shouldn’t Be Part Of Trump Travel Ban

In upholding a ruling by a federal judge in Hawaii, a 9th Circuit panel also said that refugees accepted by a resettlement agency shouldn’t be banned.

Trump Travel Ban: Syrian Grandmother Arrives In Honolulu AP

Trump Travel Ban: Syrian Grandmother Arrives In Honolulu

President Trump’s travel ban would have prevented the visit with her grandchildren, two of whom she’s never met.

Supreme Court Upholds Refugee Ban But Grandparents Now OK Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Supreme Court Upholds Refugee Ban But Grandparents Now OK

The justices acted Wednesday on the administration’s appeal of a Hawaii federal judge’s ruling last week.

US Supreme Court Urged To Retain Hawaii Judge’s Ruling On Travel Ban Cory Lum/Civil Beat

US Supreme Court Urged To Retain Hawaii Judge’s Ruling On Travel Ban

The Trump administration’s intent to exclude grandparents and others from the relationships that allow entry to the U.S. is called “nonsense.”

Judge Grants Hawaii’s Request On Refugees In Travel Ban Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Judge Grants Hawaii’s Request On Refugees In Travel Ban

UPDATED: The Trump administration will appeal the ruling, which found that grandparents, grandchildren, uncles, aunts and other relatives should be exempted.

Q&A: Hawaii’s Push To Reduce Scope Of Travel Ban Bogged Down AP

Q&A: Hawaii’s Push To Reduce Scope Of Travel Ban Bogged Down

A new court ruling could come this week as the state revamps its latest challenge to the Trump administration.

October 2017

Monday, October 30

Six States Seek To Intervene In Hawaii’s Travel Ban Challenge

Tuesday, October 24

Administration Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Order Blocking Newest Travel Ban

Tuesday, October 17

Hawaii Federal Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel Ban

Tuesday, October 10

Hawaii: Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Still Contains ‘All Of The Legal Flaws’

Thursday, October 5

Hawaii Poised To Challenge Trump’s ‘Travel Ban 3.0’

September 2017

Friday, September 29

Groups Say They’ll Challenge Trump’s Latest Travel Ban

Thursday, September 7

Appeals Court: Grandparents Shouldn’t Be Part Of Trump Travel Ban

August 2017

Sunday, August 13

Trump Travel Ban: Syrian Grandmother Arrives In Honolulu

July 2017

Wednesday, July 19

Supreme Court Upholds Refugee Ban But Grandparents Now OK

Tuesday, July 18

US Supreme Court Urged To Retain Hawaii Judge’s Ruling On Travel Ban

Thursday, July 13

Judge Grants Hawaii’s Request On Refugees In Travel Ban

Tuesday, July 11

Q&A: Hawaii’s Push To Reduce Scope Of Travel Ban Bogged Down

Thursday, July 6

Honolulu Judge Rejects Hawaii’s Latest Challenge To Travel Ban

Wednesday, July 5

Hawaii Claims Scaled-Back Trump Travel Ban Still On ‘Flawed Trajectory’

Monday, July 3

Government Responds To Hawaii’s Latest Travel Ban Challenge

June 2017

Friday, June 30

‘What Does The US Government Have Against Grandmothers?’

Thursday, June 29

Hawaii Challenges Trump Administration Again As Travel Ban Takes Effect

Monday, June 26

Chin Says It’s ‘Premature’ For Trump To Claim Victory In Travel Ban Case

Monday, June 12

Chin ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ Supreme Court Will Back Hawaii On Travel Ban

Appeals Court Upholds Hawaii’s Challenge To Trump Travel Ban

Friday, June 2

Civil Beat Poll: Voters Dislike Trump, Support Lawsuit Against Travel Ban

May 2017

Thursday, May 25

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Block On Trump Travel Ban

Monday, May 15

Federal Judges Question Whether Trump’s Travel Ban Is A ‘Muslim Ban’

Arguments Conclude On Hawaii’s Challenge Of Trump’s Revised Travel Ban

Friday, May 12

Hawaii’s Case Against Travel Ban May Hinge On Trump’s Own Words

April 2017

Thursday, April 20

Attorney General Sessions’ Criticism Of Hawaii Judge Draws Fire

Monday, April 3

Hawaii Injunction Against Travel Ban Goes To Appeals Court In May

March 2017

Thursday, March 30

Trump Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Ruling That Stopped Travel Ban

Wednesday, March 29

Hawaii Judge Refuses To Back Down, Extends Ruling Against Travel Ban

Tuesday, March 28

Why Aren’t Federal Attorneys Moving Quickly To Appeal Travel Ban Ruling?

Friday, March 24

Virginia Judge Sides With Trump On Travel Ban

Thursday, March 23

New Trump ‘Extreme Vetting’ Directive Aimed At Those Seeking Visas

Tuesday, March 21

Hawaii Asks Judge To Double Down Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Sunday, March 19

Hawaii Judge Refuses To Narrow His Ruling Against Travel Ban

Friday, March 17

VIDEO: Meet The Man Taking On Donald Trump

Derrick Watson: An Apolitical Judge Caught In A Partisan Firestorm

Thursday, March 16

Trump Supporters Want To #BoycottHawaii

Wednesday, March 15

Hawaii Judge Halts Trump’s Travel Ban Nationwide

Tuesday, March 14

Travel Ban Challenged In 3 Cities Wednesday — Including Honolulu

Democratic Attorneys General Are Banding Together Against Trump

Monday, March 13

Battle Lines Drawn In Hawaii’s Case Against Trump

Thursday, March 9

More States Sue Trump Over New Travel Ban

Wednesday, March 8

Hawaii Becomes First State To Challenge Trump’s New Travel Ban

Tuesday, March 7

Hawaii Plans To Sue Trump (Again)

Trump’s New Travel Ban Is Out But Is It Any Better?

February 2017

Thursday, February 16

Hawaii Stands Ready To Challenge Trump’s Promised New Order

Tuesday, February 14

Another Federal Injunction Issued Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Thursday, February 9

Appeals Court Deals Blow To Trump’s Travel Ban

Tuesday, February 7

Hawaii Lawsuit Must Wait For Appeals Court

Monday, February 6

Trump Seeks To Put Hawaii Case On Hold

Friday, February 3

Hawaii Sues Trump To Block New Immigration Policy

January 2017

Sunday, January 29

Honolulu Protesters Join The Outcry Over Immigration Ban

Hawaii’s AG Joins Others Opposing Immigration Ban

Trump Travel Ban