Faculty James Sample , Professor of Law

Published on December 11, 2017 | by LawNews

Prof. James Sample Quoted in Newsday Story on Preliminary SCOTUS Ruling on Trump Travel Ban

A Look at the Particulars of the Trump Travel Ban, as Refined
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday granted a preliminary injunction against orders blocking implementation of Trump’s revised travel restrictions.
By Víctor Manuel Ramos
Dec. 9, 2017


Despite its temporary nature, the court’s decision allowing the ban “is definitely a short-term victory for the Trump administration,” said James Sample, law professor at Hofstra Law School.

“The chaos that defined the initial, deeply-flawed rollout of version 1.0 has obviously subsided and, with the passage of time and the revisions that have softened the ban, there is no question that the likelihood of a court striking it down keeps decreasing,” Sample added.

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