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The rulings put the order canada goose outlet store locations on hold until the courts can rule on the underlying merits. Ultimately, they will have to address questions about the extent of the president power on matters of immigration and national security.
Trump directive, which he said was necessary to protect the United States from attacks by Islamist militants, barred people from Iran, Canada Goose Online Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Canada Goose Coats On Sale Syria and Yemen from entering the country for 90 days. Refugees were banned for 120 days, except those from Syria, who were banned indefinitely. and overseas airports. District Judge James Robart in Seattle suspended the order More canada goose black friday sale nationwide after Washington state challenged its legality, eliciting a barrage of angry Twitter messages from Trump against the judge and the court system. Circuit canada goose clearance Court of Appeals in San Francisco upheld the ruling last week, raising questions about Trump next step. District Judge Leonie Brinkema said there was a lack of evidence showing a national security purpose for the executive order and issued a preliminary injunction against parts of it.
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Legal experts said no other judge has so fully considered the question of whether the order amounted to canada goose a discriminatory ban on Muslims. According to Brinkema, evidence indicates the government purpose was based buy canada goose jacket on religion, said Nelson Tebbe, a canada goose replica professor at Brooklyn Law School, adding that the ruling could influence other judges views on the matter.
At a Seattle court hearing on Monday, Robart said he would move forward with discovery in the case, meaning the request and exchange of information pertinent to the case between the opposing parties.
Meanwhile, an unidentified judge on the 9th Circuit last week requested that the court 25 full time judges vote on whether the temporary restraining order Robart imposed on Trump travel ban should be reconsidered by an 11 judge panel, known as en banc review. The 9th Circuit asked both sides to file briefs by Thursday.
Since judges appointed by Democrats hold an 18 7 edge on the 9th Circuit, legal experts say it is unlikely a majority will disagree Canada Goose online with the court earlier ruling and want it reconsidered.
Arthur Hellman, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law who has studied the 9th Circuit, noted that one of the three judges who issued the original ruling was appointed by President canada goose clearance sale George W. canadian goose jacket Bush.
Even if the en banc vote fails, however, judges on the 9th Circuit who disagree with last week Canada Goose sale ruling will be able to publicly express their disagreement in court filings, which 2018 canada goose outlet could help create a record bolstering Trump position.
Meanwhile, the government has signalled that it is considering issuing a new executive order to replace the original one. In that case, it could tell the 9th Circuit later canada goose store this week that it does not want en banc review, because the case would be moot.
Reporting by Dan Levine in San Francisoc. Additional reporting by Andrew Chung in New York; Editing by Noeleen Walder and Jonathan Oatis.