Civil Liberties

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A rainbow flag is held up outside the Supreme Court
"The impact of this decision will have very real consequences for millions of LGBTQ people across the country."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Passengers at LAX using biometric boarding.
"It's actually the U.S. government that's implementing the biometric matching...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"The Guardian" or "Authority of Law" statue by James Earle Frasier in front of the United States Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.
"A major setback for civil liberties."


With the sweep of his pen, President Donald Trump caused the U.S. immigration system to go into total disarray and sowed global chaos and confusion on Friday afternoon. The executive order he signed at 4:42 p.m. suspended all Syrian refugees from entering the country indefinitely, prohibited any other refugees from coming into the country for 120 days, and banned foreign nationals from seven predominantly Muslim countries from visiting the country for 90 days. Refugees and people were caught...