He also argued that the ban was not based on religion and that those challenging it - the state of Hawaii and an imam - have no standing in the case. "There was no reference to the Japanese in that executive order and look what happened", Paez said. "Starting in December 2015, when [Trump] called for a, quote, total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States", Katyal said.
On Monday, the Trump administration went back to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to defend the revised executive order on immigration. Judge Ronald Gould asked Wall.
Monday's arguments before a three-judge appeals panel in Seattle played out much like a hearing last week in Richmond, Virginia.
The three-judge panel from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had tough questions for each side.
Wall said that Trump had clarified over time that "what he was talking about was Islamic terrorist groups and the countries that sponsor or shelter them".
The Justice Department maintains that the travel ban was animated by bona fide national security concerns, but US District Court Judge Derrick Watson disagreed in March, concluding that the executive order was likely motivated by a discriminatory goal. A lot of them had to do with what the president has said on this issue and whether or not the judges should consider that in context. They pointed out that he argued the president has broad authority when it comes to immigration. In a challenge brought by Hawaii, Watson blocked the federal government from enforcing its ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries and its suspension of the nation's refugee program.
An attorney for the state of Hawaii says President Donald Trump has never repudiated his campaigns statements calling for a ban on Muslims from entering the U.S.
"Does that mean the President is forever barred from issuing an executive order along these lines?"
"If you rule for us, you leave intact the president's powers, including every decision every president has made in our lifetimes, and you preserve a status quo that has existed for decades", Katyal said.
Simona Halep wins second straight Madrid Open title
Can Mladenovic make it three out of three? or will Halep resume normality? When the key moments came, Halep seems more prepared. From Madrid to Madrid , going through Bucarest and Montreal. "I can just be proud out there from both of us what we showed.
UK's Labour Party stung by early leak of election platform
Labour election coordinator Andrew Gwynne said the leaked document was not the final manifesto but "a draft of policy ideas". Jeremy Corbyn's day took another dramatic turn when the auto he was travelling in ran over a BBC cameraman's foot.
In February, a federal judge in Seattle halted the original travel ban nationwide, and a three-judge panel on the 9th Circuit declined to reinstate it - unanimously unpersuaded by the Trump administration's national security arguments and doubting travelers had been given adequate "due process", such as "notice and a hearing prior to restricting an individual's ability to travel".
Wall responded that Trump's order is nothing like that, and if it were, he wouldn't be defending it before the court.
For the second time in a week, government lawyers will try to persuade a federal appeals court to reinstate President Donald Trump's revised travel ban - and once again, they can expect plenty of questions Monday about whether the ban was created to discriminate against Muslims. Watson found that the travel ban likely violated the constitution's Establishment Clause by discriminating against Muslims.
Acting U.S. Solicitor General Jeffrey Wall, arguing on behalf of the Trump administration, said that the order from the 1940s, which is now viewed as a low point in U.S. civil rights history, would not be constitutional.
Judge Richard Paez asked Wall how Trump's order can be squared with a federal law banning discrimination based on nationality in immigration. Gould listens to oral arguments electronically from his Seattle court because of multiple sclerosis.
The hearings are being broadcast live on C-SPAN and other cable news stations. Because Congress has already adopted a scheme regarding when people may be excluded from the country for terror-related activities, the president can not override that with his travel ban, they argue.
Acting Solicitor General Jeffrey Wall told the appellate court judges the president's directive falls squarely within his duty to secure the nation's borders and that it does not discriminate against Muslims in its language or in its operation.
Now, three judges from the USA 9th Circuit Court of Appeals are considering Trump's challenge of that injunction. This second revised ban was suspended by judges before it could take effect in mid-March. Chuang only blocked the six-nation travel ban, saying it wasn't clear that the suspension of the refugee program was similarly motivated by religious bias.
A courtroom at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Seattle is starting to fill up in advance of arguments over President Donald Trump's travel ban while protests were expected outside the building. Today's case was heard by three judges who were all appointed by President Bill Clinton, so they could move relatively quickly.
The reports of a possible staff shake-up in the White House come amid intensifying criticism of the Trump administration over its shifting accounts this week on the president's reasoning to sack FBI Director James Comey .
This fight strengthens our resolve to rid #Afghanistan of these terrorists and bring peace and stability to this great country. The four-star general declared that "any ISIS member that comes to Afghanistan will meet the same fate".
The diplomatic source familiar with the communique discussions said those talks had been tough, as everyone wanted a say. The Belt and Road initiative should not just be a "China solution" for the world, a Chinese think tank said on Wednesday.
YANKEES KEY TRENDS: The Yankees have lost three straight but are still 20-8 in their last 28 games overall. Realmuto, Justin Bour and Derek Dietrich hit home runs for the Marlins, who have lost four straight.
Tesla , of course, acquired SolarCity in a deal worth $2.1 billion in November 2016, shortly after it revealed the solar shingles. To date, other companies have had little market success with attempts to incorporate solar technology directly into roof tiles.
The huge amount will contribute to the Silk Road Fund, which was set up in 2014 to finance infrastructure projects. What is China's new Silk Road? The China Development Bank has earmarked $890 billion for some 900 projects.
The failed test resulted from a diluted urine sample, and he was automatically placed in the drug program. I've seen it first-hand from a different vantage point, and it's the same thing all over again.
Earlier at the State Department, Lavrov made a joke when a reporter asked if Comey's firing would "cast a shadow on your talks". The White House, however, did not elaborate further on Trump's meeting with Lavrov.
" Saturday Night Live " has previously used kisses between Trump and his associates as a means of poking fun at the president. There was no way McCarthy wasn't going to mock Spicer for it, and she definitely delivers! "I'm famous, it's OK".
Greece is expected to return to growth as reforms advance further and business confidence gradually improves. Next year, Romania's GDP growth will slow down to 3.5 pct, predicts the worldwide financial institution.
Children and young people harm for a number of reasons and are expressing distress, which they can not express verbally. She said: "I want to try and make mental health issues more accessible rather than being stern and hard things".
The coroner said, simply, "it was so much caffeine at the time of his death, that is caused his arrhythmia". Watts said Cripe was considered a healthy teenager and did not have an undiagnosed heart condition.
No major Western leaders attended, though Britain, France and Germany were represented by top finance officials. Romana, the Philippines will play a crucial role in the rolling out of the Belt and Road Initiative.
For boys, the top picks are Noah (which is the top boy's name four years running), Liam, William, Mason, and James. Perhaps this can be attributed to Kehlani Parrish, a singer/songwriter who was nominated for a Grammy in 2016.
Gary Cahill has insisted Chelsea are not getting complacent as they edge ever closer to the Premier League title. The Blues haven't looked back since and will face West Brom on Friday knowing a victory will secure the title.
We all know it will be hard ". "If you take so much time (in signing) you have doubts (about staying)". Swiss worldwide Valon Behrami is expected to be drafted into the team alongside Abdoulaye Doucoure.
North Korea says Sunday's launch was of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. While North Korean's arsenal of missiles is becoming clearer, there is less certainty about how developed its nuclear program is.
We wanted to have a good dynamic in the final stretch of the season, we can not lose any games and we are on the right track. They drew home and away against Madrid this season, and Barca managed only a narrow 2-1 win in Gran Canaria a year ago .
Arsene Wenger, a target of abuse for much of the season, was even greeted with rapturous applause as he walked toward the fans. Third-to-last Hull will join Sunderland and Middlesbrough in being relegated if it loses at Crystal Palace on Sunday.
Excerpts of the interview, taped Friday, were released just hours after a morning Twitter rant in which the erratic executive said he might cancel the White House daily press briefing and indicated the information his press office was providing to reporters wasn't necessarily true.
The Belt and Road initiative should not just be a "China solution" for the world, a Chinese think tank said on Wednesday. China will host the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing on May 14-15.
Waraich said that his opposition to the appointment Mann was not about him individually but about the manner in which it was done. Comedian-turned-politician Waraich told the media here that he has resigned from the primary membership of the AAP .
He twisted early this Tuesday on his twitter that "We did it guys!" DM to get the ✈ rolling, ' they wrote on Wednesday. Keeping the nuggets aside, the boy recorded his name in Guinness Book of World Records by gaining 34,30,500 retweets.