Entries by IABA

October 17, 2017 – Hawaii District Court Issues Nationwide Injunction Against Trump’s Travel Ban 3.0, which should be hyperlinked to the attached statement

Dear members and friends: We have some good news. On Tuesday,  October 17, 2017, the U.S. District Court in Hawaii issued an order blocking enforcement of President Trump’s newest version of his Travel Ban, nationally, before it could go into effect.  The Hawaii District Court found that Version 3 “suffers from precisely the same maladies as its predecessor.” The full […]

October 10, 2017 – IABA and Iranian-American Organizations and Individuals Challenge Trump’s Travel Ban 3.0

October 10, 2017 Dear members and friends, On Monday, October 9, 2017, the Iranian American Bar Association and a joint coalition of Iranian-American organizations and individual Iranian-American Plaintiffs renewed their challenge President Trump’s newest iteration of his Travel Ban, and will seek to enjoin it before it goes into effect on October 18, 2017. A […]

September 27, 2017 – Update on Travel Ban 3.0 and What You Can Do To Help

September 27, 2017 Dear members and friends, As you are aware, on September 24, 2017, the Trump administration issued sweeping new travel restrictions, prohibiting nearly all travel for foreign nationals of Iran (and several other countries). The language of the new proclamation (Travel Ban 3.0) can be found here.  You can also find IABA’s summary of the key […]

Sep 25, 2017 – Trump administration issues a sweeping new proclamation, prohibiting nearly all travel for nationals of Iran and six other countries.

Sep 25, 2017 – Trump Administration Issues A Sweeping New Proclamation, Prohibiting Nearly All Travel For Nationals of Iran and Six Other Countries Dear members and friends, Tonight, President Trump issued a new proclamation implementing his Travel Ban 3.0. The new Travel Ban identifies seven countries who are subject to sweeping new travel restrictions, without […]

June 29, 2017 – IABA Update on the Travel Ban and Its Scope

June 29, 2017 Dear Members and Friends, We recently provided you an update about the U.S. Supreme Court permitting parts of the “Travel Ban” Executive Order to proceed. You can find that summary here. In short, the Court found that the Travel Ban may not be used to prohibit visa applicants and refugees with “a […]

IABA – NY Newsletter

IABA – NY Newsletter Spring 2017 Iranian American Bar Association at a glance IABA was formed sixteen years ago in D.C. and consisted of four members at the time. The association has expanded remarkably since then and now has eight chapters. IABA is a professional organization that seeks to educate and inform the Iranian-American community […]