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Supreme Court Denies Trump Administration Request To Enforce Asylum Ban

A divided Supreme Court won’t let the Trump administration begin enforcing a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border.

Chief Justice John Roberts joined his four more liberal colleagues Friday in ruling against the administration in the very case in which President Donald Trump had derided the “Obama judge” who first blocked the asylum policy.

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Committee Rules Jerusalem’s Policy Of Indifference Regarding Chilul Shabbos Is Unacceptable

The conclusions of the Jerusalem Status-Quo Committee, headed by attorney Yitzhak Meron, were published, stating that the Jerusalem Municipality must enforce the bylaws on opening businesses on Shabbos. The report was submitted to the heads of the chareidi and religious factions in the Knesset, former mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat and representatives of the city council from all the factions.

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