Judge who stayed Trump order got key fact on immigrant terror threat wrong

Judge who stayed Trump order got key fact on immigrant terror threat wrong
Judge James Robart (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – Yes, Virginia, we have arrested immigrants from the seven threat countries.  Dozens of them, on terrorism and terror-related charges.]

The Seattle judge who temporarily banned the White House’s refugee reform plan acted after mistakenly claiming the federal government has not arrested jihadi migrants from the seven Muslim countries covered by the reform.

But the federal government has arrested and jailed at least 76 people since 2001 from the seven countries covered in the first stage of the president’s reform, which was announced late January.

That fact means there is a huge error in the judge’s rationale for imposing a “Temporary Restraining Order” ban on the president’s popular reform of the expensive refugee and immigration programs.

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