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Fri May 24, 2019, 10:09 PM

BREAKING: Judge Blocks Part of Trump's Plan to Build Border Wall

President Trumpís efforts to build a wall along the southwest border hit a roadblock Friday evening when a federal judge in California granted a preliminary injunction against the administration that prevents it from redirecting funds from other agencies toward the barrier.

Judge Haywood Gilliam of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, who is overseeing a pair of adjacent lawsuits filed against the administration, wrote that the administrationís efforts likely overstep the presidentís statutory authority.

The legal challenges were filed shortly after President Trump declared a national emergency along the southwest border with Mexico in February. The move by the president followed a two-month standoff with Congress over funding to build a long-promised barrier wall there.

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Reply BREAKING: Judge Blocks Part of Trump's Plan to Build Border Wall (Original post)
cynatnite May 2019 OP
Tanuki May 2019 #1
cynatnite May 2019 #3
triron May 2019 #2
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Response to cynatnite (Original post)

Fri May 24, 2019, 10:22 PM

1. Go, Judge Gilliam!

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Response to Tanuki (Reply #1)

Fri May 24, 2019, 11:03 PM

3. You said it! n/t

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Response to cynatnite (Original post)

Fri May 24, 2019, 10:43 PM

2. Thank you judge!

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Response to cynatnite (Original post)

Sat May 25, 2019, 12:54 AM

4. k&r!

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