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Mike Pence Can't Bar Syrian Refugees Based On ‘Nightmare Speculation,' Court Rules

WASHINGTON ? Republican vice presidential nominee and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence won’t be able to follow through on his attempt to discriminate against Syrian refugees, according to a federal appeals court. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit ruled unanimously on Monday that the governor has no authority to withhold funding from refugee resettlement organizations that are guaranteed aid under federal law.
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