The Supreme Court said Monday that the policy can take full effect even as legal challenges against it make their way through the courts. The action suggests the high court could uphold the latest version of the ban that Trump announced in September.
- Two of the nine justices — Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor — dissented.
- The ban applies to travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen.
- Quick resolution by appellate courts would allow the Supreme Court to hear and decide the issue this term, by the end of June.