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ICYMI: 9th Circuit Gives Trump Rare Victory, Allows POTUS to Keep Asylum Seekers In Mexico

YUGE…if it lasts.

John Salvatore

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President Trump and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals very rarely see eye-to-eye.

That’s because the 9th Circuit is far-left.

However, the court made a big move by siding with POTUS on Tuesday evening. He’ll enjoy it very much.

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Here’s the scoop…

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9th Circuit Court of Appeals panel AGREES to allow the Trump administration to continue its policy of forcing some migrants to remain in Mexico for the duration of their asylum case.

The panel agreed to stay the SF federal court injunction of the policy pending appeal.

NEW: The 9th Circuit ruled the Trump admin can continue enforcing the “remain in Mexico” policy for some Central American asylum seekers while the case proceeds on appeal: https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/5993259/5-7-19-Innovation-Law-Lab-Opinion.pdf … Previously from @Haleaziz on this: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/hamedaleaziz/asylum-policy-remain-mexico-court-trump-decision …

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The Trump administration says the policy responds to a crisis at the southern border that has overwhelmed the ability of immigration officials to detain migrants. Growing numbers of families are fleeing poverty and gang violence in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.

Last year, the Justice Department eliminated gang violence and domestic abuse as a possible justification for seeking asylum.

One thing that seems to go unnoticed about Donald Trump’s presidency is how he is reshaping the federal judiciary.

Aside from getting Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to the Supreme Court, Trump has been placing constitutionalists on benches nationwide.

Now, the far-left Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals is set for a big league makeover.

It has been a long time coming.

You’d have to figure that Dems are about to lose their collective mind.

Here’s the scoop…

From Fox News:

For the first time in more than three decades, Republican-appointed judges will soon occupy nearly half the seats on the left-leaning 9th Circuit Court of Appeals — dealing a setback to progressive legal advocates who have long seen the court as a safe bet for favorable rulings.

The radical transformation of the San Francisco-based court is largely the result of President Trump’s aggressive push to nominate conservative judges and bypass traditional consultations with Senate Democrats — a practice that has led to repeated howls of protest from California’s two Democratic senators, Kamala Harris and Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein. The 9th Circuit has a sprawling purview over cases arising in nine western states, including California, Hawaii, and Oregon.

Once Trump’s latest picks to the 9th Circuit, including Ken Lee and Dan Collins, are confirmed as expected and remaining vacancies are filled, 13 of the 29 active seats on the key appellate court will be filled with judges picked by Republican presidents. At this time last year, 16 judges on the 9th Circuit were appointed by Democrats, with only six chosen by Republicans.

Alan Feldman, a legal scholar and judicial data guru, noted, “As the 9th Circuit shifts to become more conservative and better parallels the Supreme Court’s ideological baseline, I could only imagine fewer liberal 9th Circuit decisions and fewer overturned 9th Circuit decisions generally.

45 is doing what he was elected to do.

That’s why he’ll be re-elected next year.

 

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Beto O’Rourke Drops Bombshell About Connection To Slavery

Where’s the liberal outrage?

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Trump Administration Set To Carry Out Major Crackdown On Asylum Abuse

This is going to make liberals absolutely furious.

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The Trump administration has announced some major changes in the country’s current asylum policies that will inevitably lead to a sizable reduction in the number of individuals that are eligible for asylum who are trying to enter the country at the southern border. If you listen closely, you can hear the left already throwing a total fit over this, ready to compare the president to a whole plethora of deplorable fascist world leaders throughout history. via Daily Wire: “The new rule, published in the Federal Register, would require most migrants entering through America’s southern border to first seek asylum in one of the countries they traversed – whether in Mexico, in Central America, or elsewhere on their journey,” Fox News reported. In a statement, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) highlighted three limited exceptions: (1) an alien who demonstrates that he or she applied for protection from persecution or torture in at least one of the countries through which the alien transited en route to the United States, and the alien received a final judgment denying the alien protection in such country; (2) an alien who demonstrates that he or she satisfies the definition of “victim of a severe form of trafficking in persons” provided in 8 C.F.R. § 214.11; or, (3) an alien who has transited en route to the United States through only a country or countries that were not parties to the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, the 1967 Protocol, or the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. The statement went on to detail that a very small minority of these individuals actually receive asylum, however, a large number of requests burdens the system and undermines its humanitarian purposes. The statement also notes the large number of requests…

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