SCOTUS Allows Trump Travel Ban to Stand; Iranian American Organizations Say the Fight is Not Over

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Contact: Aurora Matthews, aurora@newheightscommunications.com, 301-221-7984 June 26, 2018 SCOTUS Allows Trump Travel Ban to Stand; Iranian American Organizations Say the Fight is Not Over Iranian American Groups: “We remain committed to protecting the civil liberties of Iranian Americans and will continue to advocate for the travel ban’s rejection.” Washington, D.C.—Today, the Supreme Court of the United States reversed an injunction blocking the enforcement of the travel ban, affirming the executive’s broad power to make immigration …

December 23, 2017 Joint Press Statement of Iranian-American Organizations

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Washington, D.C. (December 23, 2017) – A coalition of Iranian American organizations, including Iranian American Bar Association (IABA), Pars Equality Center, and the Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA), released the following joint statement regarding the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on Friday that the third version of President Trump’s travel ban should be partially blocked: “As Iranian American civil rights, advocacy, and legal organizations, we welcome the decision by the U.S. Court of …