US Supreme Court clears US$2.5 billion in funds for Donald Trump’s border ‘wall’

//US Supreme Court clears US$2.5 billion in funds for Donald Trump’s border ‘wall’

US Supreme Court clears US$2.5 billion in funds for Donald Trump’s border ‘wall’

A divided US Supreme Court cleared President Donald Trump’s administration to start using disputed Pentagon funds to construct more than 100 miles of fencing along the Mexican border, letting him take his biggest step yet towards erecting his long-promised wall.The court ruled by five votes to four to lift a freeze put in place by a lower court that was designed to block US$2.5 billion in spending while a lawsuit by environmental organisation the Sierra Club and another advocacy group went…

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