Federal judge says grandparents and other close family excluded from travel ban

(CNN)In a success for oppositions of the Trump administration’s travel restriction, a federal court judge late Thursday concurred when again to partly stop the restriction of particular foreign nationals from 6 mainly Muslim nations on an across the country basis– a direct rebuke the federal government’s effort to restrict the close relative allowed the United States.

Most particularly, Thursday’s choice indicates that “grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins of individuals in the United States” will now count as adequately close household relationships to get entry into the nation.