Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

File photo of President Donald Trump by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is pushing back on claims that President Donald Trump’s travel ban is soon set to expire. The White House released a memorandum Wednesday declaring that the effective date of the president’s executive order banning travelers from six Muslim-majority countries “is delayed or tolled” until all relevant court injunctions “are lifted or stayed.” Some critics of...

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