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Kenyan court revokes deportation of lawyer

Kenyan court revokes deportation of lawyer

But immediately after the ruling, the government insisted the deportation of Miguna was done lawfully and in the country's best interest. Ahmednasir said Miguna was a coward for going to court to seek re-entry into his country of birth. We wonder what they will feel if their witnesses fail to come to court the way they refused to honour the court", said Kimaru. Miguna said on Thursday, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) was fully committed to adhering to the rule of law.


Republican lawmaker clashes with Sessions over sentencing reform bill

Republican lawmaker clashes with Sessions over sentencing reform bill

Colorado's Republican U.S. senator says there's been enough progress on negotiations over marijuana with the Trump administration that he will stop blocking nominees for some jobs in the Justice Department. Sessions, however, has always been an advocate of "tough on crime" legislation, and has encouraged the severity of mandatory minimums as attorney general.


Senate GOP, Dem leaders say it's time for immigration deal

Senate GOP, Dem leaders say it's time for immigration deal

Democratic senators countered with a proposal that pairs help for young immigrants with limited border security enhancements. It also would have doled out $ 25 billion for Trump's coveted wall with Mexico and for other border security measures, but it didn't go as far as Trump wanted in curbing legal immigration.


Based federal appeals court shoots down Trump Muslim travel ban - again

Based federal appeals court shoots down Trump Muslim travel ban - again

The case is International Refugee Assistance Project v. Trump, 17-2231, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (Richmond). U.S. Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said the 4th Circuit ruling "does not alter the status quo, and we look forward to ultimate resolution of these issues by the Supreme Court".


Ankara focuses on U.S. funding for Kurdish militia as Tillerson visits Turkey

Ankara focuses on U.S. funding for Kurdish militia as Tillerson visits Turkey

It has stationed troops on either side of the Afrin canton, including among al-Qaida-linked insurgents that dominate Idlib, a province in northwest Syria that is the opposition's largest remaining stronghold in the country. "Mattis acknowledged the legitimate threats posed to Turkey's national security by terrorist organisations", the statement said. Canikli said he presented documents to Mattis proving " organic " links between the YPG and Kurdish rebels in Turkey.