You are here

Trump's early clash with courts portends years of legal battles

Lawyers for administration ordered to submit a brief defending his order to temporarily ban refugees

BT_20170207_KVCLASH7FID5_2728557.jpg
Judge James Robart, who was appointed by George W Bush, was targeted repeatedly by the president. Mr Trump expressed rage at the judge's decisions and accused him of endangering national security.

Washington

US President Donald Trump is barrelling into a confrontation with the courts barely two weeks after taking office, foreshadowing years of legal battles as an administration determined to disrupt the existing order presses the boundaries of executive power.

Lawyers for

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Powered by GET.comGetCom