George Jepsen

Jepsen Joins Democratic AGs In Support Of Blocking Trump's Travel Ban

Jepsen Joins Democratic AGs In Support Of Blocking Trump's Travel Ban

George Jepsen joined attorneys general from 15 other states and the District of Columbia this week supporting a court challenge to President Donald Trump's second travel ban.

In their amicus curiae brief, the states talked about the impact the executive order blocking travel from six predominantly Muslim nations would have on their universities, hospitals and tourism industries.

Students from the six countries have been discouraged from applying to U.S. colleges this spring, the states wrote, and other individuals have accepted jobs at hospitals but are awaiting visa approval and "are uncertain if or when they can start work."

"The...

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