Articles tagged “trump”

Trump Travel Ban Prohibition Extended by Hawaii Judge

Trump Travel Ban Prohibition Extended by Hawaii Judge

Associated Press

The temporary restraining order is now a preliminary injunction against President Trump's third travel ban. But these legal maneuverings are all preliminary decisions because higher courts will inevitably deal with the issue.

3 days ago

Trump’s Third Travel Ban Halted by Hawaii Judge

Trump’s Third Travel Ban Halted by Hawaii Judge

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Another travel ban has been halted, this time just hours before taking effect. At no point have the executive orders been able to prove that letting people from Muslim-majority countries into the U.S. would have a detrimental effect on security.

6 days ago

Federal Judge to Hear Travel Ban Preliminary Injunction Motions

Federal Judge to Hear Travel Ban Preliminary Injunction Motions

Associated Press

The third Trump travel ban is being challenged on multiple fronts, and the whole thing will be heading toward the U.S. Supreme Court again.

1 week ago

Trump Won’t Release Secret Report He Argues Justifies Travel Ban

Trump Won’t Release Secret Report He Argues Justifies Travel Ban

Peter Blumberg, Bloomberg

Do we just have to take the President's word that a foundational report behind the travel ban justifies the executive order? Having the judge review the report without disclosing it publicly might be a solution.

1 week ago

Latest Trump Travel Ban Challenge Can Move Forward

Latest Trump Travel Ban Challenge Can Move Forward

Associated Press

As expected, the latest version of the president's effort to keep people out of the United States will likely be tied up in court for some time.

2 weeks ago

Trump Slams Puerto Rico But Island’s Tourism Leader Expresses Confidence in Relief Efforts

Trump Slams Puerto Rico But Island’s Tourism Leader Expresses Confidence in Relief Efforts

Dan Peltier, Skift

Many Caribbean destinations are on the road to recovery from recent storms, but they are also at the mercy of government relief efforts, which have fallen way short in some places. In Puerto Rico's case, the island is dealing with the federal government, which treated hurricanes on the U.S. mainland much more seriously.

2 weeks ago

Third Trump Travel Ban Could Get a New Challenge From Washington State

Third Trump Travel Ban Could Get a New Challenge From Washington State

Associated Press

States are still working to challenge the latest version of the Trump travel ban. It seems they may not be able to stop the latest version before it goes into effect later this month, though.

2 weeks ago

Supreme Court Dismisses One Trump Travel Ban Case and It May Drop a Second

Supreme Court Dismisses One Trump Travel Ban Case and It May Drop a Second

Greg Stohr, Bloomberg

Trump is prevailing at the Supreme Court on the administration's travel ban cases for the most part. Hope that the judiciary would serve as a break on Trump's excesses is fading because of the High Court decisions.

2 weeks ago

Hawaii Sees Trump’s Third Travel Ban as a Tourism Detriment

Hawaii Sees Trump’s Third Travel Ban as a Tourism Detriment

Joe Schneider, Bloomberg

Hawaii, which has much to lose given its dependence on tourism, is going to try to overturn the latest tourist and refugee ban.

2 weeks ago

Trump Resorts in Scotland See Losses More Than Double

Trump Resorts in Scotland See Losses More Than Double

Bernard Condon and Paul Kelbie , Associated Press

Donald Trump's golf resorts in Scotland didn't win many friends even before he became President, and his election — and policies — have exacerbated the properties' struggles.

2 weeks ago

Cuba’s Tourism Entrepreneurs Fear U.S. Travel Warning Will Crush Business

Cuba’s Tourism Entrepreneurs Fear U.S. Travel Warning Will Crush Business

Andrea Rodriguez, Associated Press

Travel operators are trying to reassure Americans that tourists are not at risk of danger if they go to Cuba. But those who have invested in private businesses are right to worry; a travel warning will almost certainly keep some potential visitors away.

3 weeks ago

Travel Ban Lawsuits Begin to Roll In From Opponents

Travel Ban Lawsuits Begin to Roll In From Opponents

Juliet Linderman, Associated Press

These are the first lawsuits against the latest Trump travel ban, and there will be plenty more. It will be interesting to see if travel companies eventually join some of these lawsuits like they did the last time around.

3 weeks ago