Take Care // 4/11/17 //
President Trump should lift the revised entry ban and align U.S. refugee policy with his professed concern for Syrian civilians, argues Joanne Linn (ACLU).
President Trump signed an executive order that directs federal agencies to review employment immigration laws to promote “Hire American” policies (NYT).
Constitutional law scholars, represented by Joshua Matz of Take Care, filed a brief in the Fourth Circuit travel ban appeal, arguing that the ban violates the Establishment Clause prohibition against governmental action based on animus toward particular religions.
Caroline Corbin breaks down the issue of mixed motives in the Establishment Clause context with regard to the travel ban (Just Security).
President Trump’s travel ban violates the Establishment Clause principle that government is forbidden from acting with animus toward a religious group, argues Joshua Matz for Take Care.