Waiver from the US travel restrictions

As you are aware, on September 24, 2017, Donald Trump issued a Presidential Proclamation imposing restrictions on travelers from eight countries including Iran and barring them from receiving U.S. visas. Unfortunately, the presidential proclamation has been fully implemented since December 08, 2017 per the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision allowing the third version of the travel ban to go into effect. However, this does not completely […]

Hawaii federal judge blocks Donald Trump’s travel ban

Hawaii federal judge enjoined the presidential proclamation (dated September 24, 2017) on Tuesday October 17, 2017, one day before it was to take effect. This reflects the separation of the Judicial branch from the Executive branch, the rule of law in the United States and the equality of individuals before the law.