Comment: IMuslim Travel Ban, H-1B Petitions
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on US Supreme Court Upholds Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban, News on USCIS Provides Data on Approved H-1B Petitions for FY2017, Trump, Congress have options on the table to prevent family separation and others. please scroll down to find the item(s) below.Please let us know your thoughts by writing to

Article: Client Alert: US Supreme Court Upholds Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban By Josune Aguirre and Cliff Rosenthal

Article: The New Billable Hour By Ritu Goswamy, Esq.

Blogging: Formerly Incarcerated Families Call on Governor Wolf to #ShutDownBerks By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: ICE Agent Allegedly Breaks Foot and Detains Immigration Lawyer Surrendering Child for Deportation By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: IER Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims Against J.C. Penney By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: Trump, Congress have options on the table to prevent family separation By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Muslim Ban Decision Wasn't About Korematsu, But About Chinese Exclusion Laws and S. Ct. Decisions Upholding Bigotry Against Immigrants By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Provides Data on Approved H-1B Petitions for FY2017

Focus: PERM Illuminated - Hot Off the Presses
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Headline: Reversing course, Trump urges House GOP to pass immigration bill Click here
Headline: DOJ says Congress must fix immigration after judge's order Click here
Headline: Judge orders US to reunite families separated at border within 30 days Click here
Headline: House Republicans to vote on immigration bill no one expects to pass Click here
Headline: Ethel Kennedy joins hunger strike against Trump immigration policies Click here

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