UNITED STATES: Hawaii Requests Emergency Halt on New Executive Order

On 8 March, Hawaii state officials announced the state will request that a federal court put a temporary restraining order on President Donald Trump’s latest executive order enforcing the travel ban. The goal of the temporary restraining order is to obtain an emergency halt on the executive order. Hawaii is the first state to challenge the travel ban in federal court.

[Madison Landry, madison.landry.ee@gmail.com]