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Ninth Circuit Hears Arguments on Travel Ban

Posted May 19, 2017

A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit heard oral arguments in a challenge to the executive order known as the “travel ban”.  The order temporarily suspended new visas for travelers from six primarily Muslim countries—Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.  State of Hawaii, et al. v. Trump was brought before the Ninth Circuit after the travel ban was previously struck down .  Watch video or hear audio recordings of oral arguments.  Read articles in the Los Angeles Times and SCOTUSblog.