Democratic Sen. Cory Booker says he is disappointed at the Supreme Court's ruling upholding President Donald Trump'stravel ban, but says the ban itself is less than what the president initially wanted to do - which Booker said had amounted to a ban on Muslims entering the U.S.
NPR's Nina Totenberg has full coverage of the court's decision in the travel ban case here.
Still, Frenzen and other experts cautioned that the standard the Supreme Court adopted for evaluating Trump's travel ban was highly deferential to the president.
Writing for the majority in the decision on the third version, Chief Justice John Roberts cited a law passed by Congress that allows a president to suspend entry to foreigners, or entire classes of foreigners, if he deems their entry "detrimental to the interests of the United States". "So we're very pleased with that outcome today and hope this goes some way to ending the practice of these broad nationwide injunctions which in my view gravely threaten the rule of law", Sessions said.
There's nothing in the Supreme Court ruling that would prevent the administration from adding a country to the list if it fell below the standards for cooperating with the U.S.in providing information about potential travelers.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY says Trump's travel ban "doesn't make us safer, and the Supreme Court's ruling doesn't make it right".
The current ban, announced in September, prohibits entry into the United States of most people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. "I think he may feel emboldened to continue to restrict immigration in a variety of ways because he believes that even if challenged in court, he may well win".
The third-ranking House Republican, Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, calls it a "huge victory" for Trump's plan to strengthen national security "by keeping terrorists out of America".
In a 5-4 decision, the court ruled that the president has the Constitutional authority under USA immigration laws to limit travel from foreign countries on over national security concerns, as the Trump administration has repeatedly argued.
South Korea vs Germany: minute-by-minute coverage
The defending champions had to beat the Koreans in their final group match or hope Sweden could not get a result against Mexico. Mexico can feel a bit hard done by to not finish in pole position in Group F, but they'll be happy to be through at this point.
In a strident dissent that she read from in court, liberal Justice Sonia Sotomayor said there were "stark parallels" with the court's now discredited 1944 decision that upheld USA internment of Japanese-Americans during World War Two. Sotomayor also described various statements Trump made on the campaign trail.
The travel ban survives as long as it can "reasonably be understood to result from a justification independent of unconstitutional grounds", Roberts wrote, noting that the court hardly ever strikes down a policy under that test. Roberts said it was "wholly inapt to liken that morally repugnant order to a facial neutral policy denying certain foreign nationals the privilege of admission".
People arrive at John F. Kennedy (JFK) worldwide airport following an announcment by the Supreme Court that it will take President Donald Trump's travel ban case later in the year on June 26, 2017 in New York City.
Within a week of taking office, the first travel ban was abruptly announced and implemented with little care, sparking chaos at airports and protests across the nation.
It already has. Since the original restriction was announced last September, the government removed Chad from the list, concluding that its system for evaluating visa applicants had improved enough to meet USA standards.
The ban prohibits most people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen from entering the US.
But the restrictions on North Korea and Venezuela were not part of the legal challenge.
Rights groups immediately criticised the ruling.
"Today's Supreme Court ruling is a tremendous victory for the American People and the Constitution". On immigration and national security matters, the court has historically deferred to the executive branch of government.
The current travel ban dates from last September and it followed what the administration has called a thorough review by several federal agencies, although no such review has been shared with courts or the public.
Sources close to the Jackson family patriarch stated he was getting weaker as days progressed and were preparing for a farewell. Jackson eventually moved the family out to California where opened his own record label, Ivory Tower International Records.
Tite also said he would use the same 11 players that were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland in the team's opening match. Miranda and Thiago Silva are the centre-backs, with Alisson in goal . " Twitter can't stand Neymar", one user wrote.
The Spurs' Kawhi Leonard , left, split a pair of NBA Finals showdowns with LeBron James when the latter was with the Heat. ESPN reports Friday that the Spurs have engaged with "several" teams about Leonard - including the Boston Celtics .
Serbia looked to continue with their gritty performance at Spartak Stadium but were undone by the sheer quality of the Brazilians. Brazil's Neymar has been directly involved in 18 goals in his last 17 appearances for the national side (10 goals, 8 assists).
Entering the final matchday, both teams are +1, so whichever team's margin of victory is higher would win Group B. Portugal and Spain are the two best teams in the world but we presented our team at the World Cup very well.
Germany's task was made more hard when key defender Jerome Boateng was sent off in the 82nd minute for a second yellow card . Loew was appointed national team coach after the 2006 World Cup in Germany , when he was assistant to Juergen Klinsmann.
At least four other individuals are being sought in this deadly stabbing, which police believe is a case of mistaken identity. He spoke to Guzman-Feliz' mother on Sunday night and wants to work with her to figure out the best way to honor him.
Iran has also requested European Union nations commit to buying oil from them as part of a deal to remain in the nuclear pact. Tehran real estate prices have climbed and Iran's stock market has jumped 17 percent since the end of May to a record high.
Automotive News data shows about 7.2 percent of vehicles sold in the United States through May were assembled in Europe. The European Union, Canada, Mexico, and India are outraged and have retaliated by imposing tariffs on US goods.
Immigration: Democrats Obstruct and the GOP Falters - Again
The Senate rejected three proposals in February, including one reflecting Trump's hard-line policies and two bipartisan plans. This bill eliminates most family reunification. "I want them to do what they want", Trump said, CNN reported.
Fresh Accident Occurs On Otedola Bridge
The stricken tanker in Thursday's crash was carrying 33,000 litres (8,700 United States gallons) of petrol at the time. Yesterday, afuel-laden tanker exploded along the same bridge after its brake was said to have failed.
No, after you: Why England and Belgium may want to be second
Marcus Rashford is expected to take Raheem Sterling's place and Dele Alli is available again after training for the past two days. Romelu Lukaku is a doubt for Belgium's crucial World Cup top-of-the-table clash with England , report Sky Sports .
Beijing Hopes US Will Treat Chinese Investments Fairly
China and the European Union will exchange offers related to market access at an upcoming summit in July, Liu said Monday. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives a bouquet upon arrival at an airport in Beijing , China June 26, 2018.
IOS 12 public beta released: 4 reasons to try it
Apple applied to the US Patent office, which describes the new technology of handwriting recognition in real-time. Once you're done, you'll receive an over-the-air update to download and install iOS 12 on your phone .
Lukaku nets brace again to lead Belgium rout of Tunisia
Tunisia captain Khazri grabbed their second goal just before the final whistle of their second defeat in Russian Federation . If Belgium beats Tunisia it will be nearly certainly assured of a place in the knockout stages of the World Cup .
OPEC's Increased Output Helps U.S. Shale Companies
How that translates into effective production increases is uncertain, as some OPEC countries can not easily ramp up production. Iran has objected to having members with additional capacity such as Saudi Arabia fill Venezuelan output gaps.