Brooklyn Federal Judge orders stay, partially blocks Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

Brooklyn Federal Judge orders stay, partially blocks Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

U.S. District Court Judge Ann Donnolly issued an order Saturday evening, ordering a stay that partially prevented implementation of President Donald Trump's Executive Order that had instituted travel restrictions on individuals entering the U.S. from seven Muslim-majority nations.

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Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn may be called upon to defend Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn may be called upon to defend Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

If U.S. Reps. Nydia Velázquez (D-Brooklyn) and Jerrold Nadler (D-Manhattan) and others are unable to negotiate the release of individuals detained at JFK Airport under President Donald Trump's anti-immigration Executive Order, then resolution may need to be reached in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn.

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