Supreme Court Dismisses “Expired” Travel Ban Case

Supreme Court Dismisses “Expired” Travel Ban Case

Written by Don Byrd Following up on a case I have been watching here, the U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed the case challenging the Trump Administration’s revised travel ban. Because the provisions of President Trump’s Executive Order were temporary and...
White House Argues to SCOTUS: Travel Ban is Not About Religion

White House Argues to SCOTUS: Travel Ban is Not About Religion

Written by Don Byrd The Trump Administration claims the President’s controversial “travel ban” Executive Order has nothing to do with religion in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court last week. A federal District Court in Hawaii and...
Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Written by Don Byrd Earlier this week, the American Humanist Association (AHA) filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal in a case involving opening invocations at a school board meeting. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in March that...