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*'''Syrian refugees are no longer banned indefinitely.''' The Refugee Admissions Program will be stopped for 120 days to ensure that people admitted to the US “do not pose a security risk.” During this time, the State Department and Department of Homeland Security will admit people on a case-by-case basis, if their entry is of “national interest.” After this 120-day period, no more than 50,000 refugees will be admitted during the 2017 fiscal year.[https://www.washingtonpost.com/apps/g/page/politics/fact-sheet-and-qa-on-new-travel-executive-order/2174/]
 
*'''Syrian refugees are no longer banned indefinitely.''' The Refugee Admissions Program will be stopped for 120 days to ensure that people admitted to the US “do not pose a security risk.” During this time, the State Department and Department of Homeland Security will admit people on a case-by-case basis, if their entry is of “national interest.” After this 120-day period, no more than 50,000 refugees will be admitted during the 2017 fiscal year.[https://www.washingtonpost.com/apps/g/page/politics/fact-sheet-and-qa-on-new-travel-executive-order/2174/]
 
*'''The revised order calls for new screening and vetting processes.''' Screening processes for visa and refugee admissions are being assessed, and until this is completed, the Administration considers people from the six countries "too dangerous" to be admitted to the US, unless they are individually approved.[https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/03/06/executive-order-protecting-nation-foreign-terrorist-entry-united-states]
 
*'''The revised order calls for new screening and vetting processes.''' Screening processes for visa and refugee admissions are being assessed, and until this is completed, the Administration considers people from the six countries "too dangerous" to be admitted to the US, unless they are individually approved.[https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/03/06/executive-order-protecting-nation-foreign-terrorist-entry-united-states]
* '''15 states stand by the ban as constitutional''' and have filed an amicus brief (a "friend of the court" briefing, meaning that someone who is not directly involved in a case assists the court by offering information about the case) with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court. These are: [[Alabama]], [[Arizona]], [[Arkansas]], [[Florida]], [[Kansas]], [[Louisiana]], [[Mississippi]], [[Montana]], [[North Dakota]], [[Oklahoma]], [[South Carolina]], [[South Dakota]], [[Tennessee]], [[Texas]], and [[West Virginia]].[https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/files/epress/Hawaii_-_Immigration_EO_Texas_et_al_Amicus_Brief.pdf]
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* '''15 states stand by the ban as constitutional''' and have filed an amicus brief (''a "friend of the court" briefing, meaning that someone who is not directly involved in a case assists the court by offering information about the case) with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court. These are: [[Alabama]], [[Arizona]], [[Arkansas]], [[Florida]], [[Kansas]], [[Louisiana]], [[Mississippi]], [[Montana]], [[North Dakota]], [[Oklahoma]], [[South Carolina]], [[South Dakota]], [[Tennessee]], [[Texas]], and [[West Virginia]].[https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/files/epress/Hawaii_-_Immigration_EO_Texas_et_al_Amicus_Brief.pdf]
  
 
  Figures who have campaigned with Trump, expressed support for him, or received praise from Trump himself have also started using the term “internment” to refer to a possible counterterror effort within the Muslim community [http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/king-trump-supporters-calling-muslim-internment-camps-article-1.3228321].
 
  Figures who have campaigned with Trump, expressed support for him, or received praise from Trump himself have also started using the term “internment” to refer to a possible counterterror effort within the Muslim community [http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/king-trump-supporters-calling-muslim-internment-camps-article-1.3228321].

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