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Trump's lawyers are heading back to court to revive his foreign travel ban

Trump's lawyers are heading back to court to revive his foreign travel ban

President Trump will try to break his losing streak in court on Monday when his lawyers go before the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia and urge its judges to revive his temporary ban on foreigners arriving from six majority Muslim countries.

It is “extraordinary,” they argue, for a U.S. district judge in Maryland to have issued a nationwide order that blocked an executive action “taken by the president of the United States at the height of his powers.”

They were referring to the chief executive’s historically broad power to restrict migrants, refugees and visitors from entering the country.

But the judge in Maryland was not alone when he blocked Trump’s...

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