Judge blocks White House ban on skilled worker visas | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, October 03, 2020 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:05 AM, October 03, 2020

Judge blocks White House ban on skilled worker visas

A US federal judge on Thursday ordered a halt to the enforcement of a White House order that would block visas for skilled workers, such as engineers sought after by technology firms. Amazon, Apple and Facebook are among tech industry titans and organizations that signed on to a court filing saying US President Donald Trump's move blocking visas for skilled workers hurts the country. US  District Judge Jeffrey White in San Francisco granted a preliminary injunction, ordering an immediate hold on a series of visa restrictions including H-1B visas relied on by tech giants for hard-to-get talent.

 

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