FEDERAL JUDGE IN OREGON TEMPORARILY BLOCKS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION FROM PREVENTING IMMIGRANTS WHO CANNOT AFFORD HEALTH CARE FROM OBTAINING VISAS

84. FEDERAL JUDGE OREGON HEALTH INSURANCE

Written by: Taher Kameli, Esq. It has been a generally consistent pattern in U.S. immigration policy during the Trump administration – the Trump administration issues an anti-immigration policy, litigation is filed to challenge the policy, and a Federal court issues an injunction to stop the policy from being implemented.  As another example of this occurrence of “government by injunction”, a Federal judge in Oregon has temporarily blocked the Trump administration from preventing immigrants who cannot afford health care from obtaining visas.    On October 4, President Trump issued, “Presidential Proclamation on the Suspension of Entry of