Resource: Muslim Ban Litigation

By: Brennan Center for Justice

February 3, 2020

Brennan Center for Justice

Less than a week after taking office, President Trump began the process of following through on his campaign promise of instituting a Muslim ban, triggering large-scale protests and chaos at airports around the country. Push back from the Courts led to the first ban being revoked, but two subsequent iterations have followed. Below are descriptions of certain significant lawsuits related to the Muslim ban, which the Brennan Center has played a leading role in challenging.