A.G. Schneiderman Leads New SCOTUS Brief In Travel Ban Case
A.G. Schneiderman's office press release -------- New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, leading a coalition of 18 Attorneys General, filed a new amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court opposing President Trump’s travel ban. The brief was filed in related cases Trump v. IRAP (No. 16-1436) and Trump v. Hawaii (No. 16-1540), ahead of arguments scheduled for October 10th. In both cases, the district courts entered nationwide preliminary injunctions prohibiting among other things enforcement of President Trump’s 90-day ban on the entry to the U.S. of nationals from six overwhelmingly Muslim countries, the suspension of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program, and the reduction of the Program’s refugee cap. Both the Fourth Circuit and the Ninth Circuit affirmed the injunctions. To learn more click on the picture below to read the release.