Comment: Judge Stays Visa Revocations
A federal judge has enjoined and restrained the United States Executive Branch from revoking (provisionally or otherwise) all immigrant visas for the 7 countries identified in the President's Executive Order. Even should the United States seek emergency interlocutory appeal to the 9th circuit, it is likely that at least a week will elapse before such appeal can be decided. In the interim, it is entirely possible that many affected visa holders can travel safely to the United States. For this, and other fast-breaking developments, see below.

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News: Judge Stays Visa Revocations

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News: DOS Provisional Revocation of Visas

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