February 24, 2015
by Dominic Yobbi
The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in two cases on Monday. In Kerry v. Din the Supreme Court heard arguments on whether US citizens have the right to judicial review if a consular officer denies a spouse's visa application. Respondent Fauzia Din, an American citizen from Afghanistan, had ...[read more]
April 14, 2014
by Taylor Gillan
A foreign ministry spokesperson on Monday said that Iran plans to sue the US over its refusal to grant an entry visa to Hamid Aboutalebi, Tehran's newly-proposed ambassador to the United Nations (UN). As the UN is based in New York, this US decision bars the nominee from taking up and carrying ...[read more]
July 17, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
American Academy, et al. v. Napolitano, et al., US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, July 17, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on the Tariq Ramadan case... ...[read more]
July 17, 2009
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled Friday in favor of three organizations that had challenged the denial of a visa to a controversial Swiss Muslim scholar, reviving their claim. Tariq Ramadan had been invited to teach at the University of Notre Dame in 2004, but the government ...[read more]
December 10, 2008
by Michael Sung
American Sociological Association, et al. v. Michael Chertoff, and Condoleezza Rice, US District Court for the District of Massachusetts, December 8, 2008. Read the full text of the opinion. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here... ...[read more]

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