What’s Next for Trump’s Travel Ban? Justice Dept. and States Weigh Options

As trial and appeals courts consider how to proceed, the Justice Department said it would continue to defend President Trump’s targeted travel ban.

Appeals Court Panel Appears Skeptical of Trump’s Travel Ban

By ADAM LIPTAK February 7, 2017 WASHINGTON — A Justice Department lawyer on Tuesday said courts should not second-guess President Trump’s targeted travel ban, drawing skepticism from a three-judge federal appeals panel weighing the limits of...

‘So-Called’ Judge Criticized by Trump Is Known as a Mainstream Republican

Judge James Robart of Federal District Court in Seattle. By THOMAS FULLER February 4, 2017 The federal judge who blocked President Trump’s immigration order is described by former colleagues and acquaintances as a “mainstream” Republican...