President Trumps second travel ban doesn’t affect Green Card Holders or the Green Card Lottery (Diversity Visa Program)
Beside that Theodore Chuang is the second federal judge to stop President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban from taking effect.
Chuang issued an injunction after hearing arguments in a case in which the plaintiffs argued that President Trump’s second travel ban still discriminates against Muslims.
On Wednesday night, a federal judge in Hawaii froze Trump’s order nationwide just hours before it was to take effect.
As the travel ban doesn’t affect Green Card Holders its time to apply for the 2017 Green Card Program. Apply online Today
Every year in the US Department of States annual Green Card Lottery (Diversity Visa Program) between 100,000 and 125,000 applications are selected as winners and up to 55,000 Green Cards (Permanent Residency Visas) are issued to new immigrants from all over the world.
The objective of the Lottery is to issue Green Cards to individuals born in countries with historically low levels of immigration to the United States.
The draw will take place through random computer generated lottery draw.
The Visa Lottery (DV Lottery) was created by the Immigration Act of 1990 and signed into law by President George Bush. The Lottery is perfectly legal and sponsored by the U.S. State Department.