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May 30, 2020

UPDATE - U.S. Adds Brazil to Ongoing Travel Restrictions

Effective 11:59 PM March 26, 2020, recent visitors to Brazil will also be banned from traveling to the United States. U.S. Citizens, Lawful Permanent Residents, immediate relatives of U.S. Citizens/Lawful Permanent Residents, and NATO/UN/Diplomatic personnel amongst those who continue to be exempted. Travelers returning from restricted countries subjected to significant delays and uncertainty at designated airports as restrictions take effect.

Mar 15, 2020

UPDATE - U.S. Adds United Kingdom and Ireland to Previously Announced Travel Restrictions

Effective 11:59 PM March 16, 2020, recent visitors to the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland will also be banned from traveling to the United States. Learn more in this blog.

Jan 23, 2020

President Floats Possibility of Expanded Travel Ban

On January 21, 2020, President Trump confirmed at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos a long-rumored plan to expand the existing Travel Ban to additional countries. Learn more in this blog.

Jun 27, 2018

UPDATE: Trump’s Executive Order Travel Ban Upheld by Supreme Court in 5-4 decision

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, in a 5-4 decision in Hawaii v. Trump, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld President Donald Trump's 2017 travel...

Dec 4, 2017

Breaking News: Supreme Court Allows Full Enforcement of Travel Ban

Today, through a brief and unsigned order, the Supreme Court of the United States will immediately allow the Trump administration to fully enforce ...

Sep 26, 2017

Trump Administration Announces Third Iteration of Travel Ban; Supreme Court Cancels Oral Argument

Over the weekend, the Trump Administration announced its third version of a travel ban against nationals of eight nations, adding three new countries to the list for the first time. Unlike previous bans, the travel restrictions are mostly indefinite in duration. The new restrictions prompted the Supreme Court to cancel upcoming

Jun 26, 2017

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Trump Travel Ban Case, Reinstates Part of Ban

In an unsigned, per curiam opinion issued today, the Supreme Court of the United States has agreed to hear the revised Trump Travel Ban cases ...

Jun 2, 2017

Following Defeats, Trump Administration Takes Travel Ban to Supreme Court

Following last week’s appellate defeat before the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Trump Administration requested that the U.S. Supreme C...