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originally posted by: yuppa
originally posted by: gortex
a reply to: marg6043
The EO have not references of new laws or make any new laws, the laws are already established, by congress, all the EO does is enforcing existing laws.
The EO is seen to breach the Constitution , is that not the ultimate US law ?
It's discriminatory on the basis of religion.
The EO will likely be amended to remove that element and just name the countries as sponsors of terror or some suchlike.
How does it discriminate on religion? I do not recall the EO saying NO ISLAM WORSHIPPERS. It just say People from said countries.
to prioritize refugee claims made by individuals on the basis of religious-based persecution, provided that the religion of the individual is a minority religion in the individual's country of nationality.
ISIS operatives have executed two groups of prisoners, believed to be Ethiopian Christians, in Libya, according to a video released Sunday by the terror network's media arm.
The Ethiopian government confirmed Monday that 30 of its citizens were among the two groups, according to the Ethiopian News Agency.
During the past 15 years, the U.S. has admitted 399,677 Christian refugees and 279,339 Muslim refugees, meaning that 46% of all refugees who have entered the U.S. during this time have been Christian while 32% have been Muslim.
Its interesting how Obama committed discrimination against refugees from other religious backgrounds in Favor of that was base on religion.
Almost the same number of Christian (37,521) as Muslim refugees were admitted in fiscal 2016, which ended Sept. 30. A slightly lower share of 2016’s refugees were Christian (44%) than Muslim, the first time that has happened since fiscal 2006, when a large number of Somali refugees entered the U.S.
The First Amendment's Establishment Clause prohibits the government from making any law “respecting an establishment of religion.” This clause not only forbids the government from establishing an official religion, but also prohibits government actions that unduly favor one religion over another.
originally posted by: MakeAmericaSaneAgain
You clearly don't understand the law or the Constitution. He/she is doing their job.
You don't seem to understand what you're talking about.
The judicial branch is in charge of deciding the meaning of laws, how to apply them to real situations, and whether a law breaks the rules of the Constitution
originally posted by: themasseur
The first amendment says American citizens are free to practice their chosen faith. It says nothing about foreign citizens.