Appeals Court Keeps Block of Trump Immigration Rule in Place

A federal appeals court in New York rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents.

  • Published 9 January 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court in New York rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the administration's motion to lift a temporary national injunction that had been issued by a New York district court in October after lawsuits had… Read at AP News