This was predictable. The 9th circuit seems determined to make sure that the U.S. does nothing to stop jihad mass murderers from entering the country among the refugee stream. What is surprising is that the now thoroughly McMastered and compromised Trump administration is still pursuing this travel ban at all.
“BREAKING: Appeals Court Rules Against Donald Trump Over Scope Of Travel Ban,” by Justin Caruso, Daily Caller, September 7, 2017:
Reuters reports, “U.S. appeals court rules against President Donald Trump over scope of travel ban.”
The full opinion can be read here.
The 9th Circuit declined to overturn a previous district court ruling. In doing so, the 9th circuit smacks down the Trump administration’s attempt to deny certain family members of Americans an exemption from the travel ban.
The modified travel ban previously held up by the Supreme Court did not classify grandparents, cousins, or aunts and uncles as close family, thus denying them an exception to the ban.
The ruling also provides for more refugees to come to the United States…