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Federal judge in Hawaii blocks Trump’s new travel ban hours before implementation

Source: usnews.com A federal judge in Hawaii put a temporary nationwide halt to President Donald Trump’s new travel ban Wednesday, hours before it was set to take effect at 12:01 a.m. The judge was one of three to hear arguments in separate cases across the country Wednesday over whether to block the ban on the eve of its implementation, but ...

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US Immigration raids puts Ghanaians on the edge

Source: Various “Barima, I’ve not been out this whole week” News this week that federal agents have targeted six US states in a series of immigration enforcement raids has intensified growing fear and anxiety in the Ghanaian immigrant community — even among families with legal status. “Barima, I’ve not been out this whole week” said a Ghanaian illegal in Chicago ...

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US: Trump could issue new travel ban order

US president Donald Trump says he is considering a new travel ban executive order – and it could be issued as early as next week.It comes after an appeals court refused to reinstate the current suspended one, which controversially bars refugees and citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering America.Speaking to a reporter aboard Air Force One, Trump said he ...

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Federal agents conduct immigration enforcement raids in at least six states

Source:washingtonpost.com Visit the site for more breaking news. U.S. immigration authorities arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least a half-dozen states this week in a series of raids that marked the first large-scale enforcement of President Trump’s Jan. 26 order to crack down on the estimated 11 million immigrants living here illegally. The raids, which officials said targeted known ...

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Setback for Trump: Appeals court rejects demand to resume travel ban — for now

Washington (CNN)A federal appeals court early Sunday morning denied the US government’s emergency request to resume President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has asked for both sides to file legal briefs before the court makes its final decision after a federal judge halted the program on Friday. What this means is that the ruling by US District ...

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Lawsuit: Dozens of immigrants trying to enter the US coerced into giving up visas and green cards after Trump travel ban

Source:aolnews.com As many as 60 foreign nationals were deported last weekend as part of President Donald Trump’s new immigration order after being coerced into giving up their visas or green cards upon arriving in the US, a new lawsuit alleges. The lawsuit was filed in a Virginia court Sunday on behalf of two Yemeni brothers with valid visas — Tareq Aqel ...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger says President Trump’s immigration ban ‘makes us look stupid’

Source:aolnews.com Arnold Schwarzenegger might be filling in for President Donald Trump on “The New Celebrity Apprentice,” but it certainly doesn’t make the Austrian immigrant turned Hollywood superstar a fan of Trump’s immigration ban. In fact, Schwarzenegger railed heavily against it. During an appearance on Extra, the two-time California governor shared his feelings about the ban, which prohibits citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries ...

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OSUOFIA MEETS MAHAHA- Osuofia in Ghana Part 4

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