Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation supports legal challenge to new travel-related executive order

2017-03-16 Thread Samuel Klein
Thank you Michelle, and to the team, for doing this and keeping us abreast. Sam On Mar 15, 2017 20:48, "Michelle Paulson" wrote: > Hello All, > > I’m writing with a brief update; this afternoon, Judge Derrick K. Watson > granted the temporary restraining order [1],

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation supports legal challenge to new travel-related executive order

2017-03-16 Thread Rogol Domedonfors
Michelle On Wed, Mar 15, 2017 at 4:11 PM, you wrote: > [...] > > The Wikimedia Foundation continuously monitors events around the world that > may impact the Foundation’s ability to support the projects and > communities. When that capacity is threatened, as in the case of these > travel

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation supports legal challenge to new travel-related executive order

2017-03-15 Thread Newyorkbrad
Also of interest for those following these cases, today a majority of the Ninth Circuit voted against an en banc rehearing regarding the stay order in the State of Washington case. The order and concurring and dissenting opinions can be found at

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation supports legal challenge to new travel-related executive order

2017-03-15 Thread Michelle Paulson
Hello All, I’m writing with a brief update; this afternoon, Judge Derrick K. Watson granted the temporary restraining order [1], blocking the executive order from enforcement nationwide. We are pleased with this result, and look forward to the next stages of the case, when the court will examine

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation supports legal challenge to new travel-related executive order

2017-03-15 Thread Michelle Paulson
Dear All, Yesterday, the Wikimedia Foundation joined more than 50 other organizations, including Electronic Arts, Pinterest, and Zendesk, in signing an amicus brief[1] that was filed in State of Hawaii v. Trump,[2] a challenge to the new immigration-related executive order issued in the United