The Department of Justice on Monday asked the Supreme Court to stay the part of last week’s 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that barred the government from prohibiting refugees that have formal assurances from resettlement agencies or are in the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program from entering the U.S.
The Trump administration’s travel ban blocks travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the U.S. for 90 days
The Supreme Court will hear arguments in two cases that have been consolidated challenging the ban on Oct. 10. Read more at The Hill.