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The Supreme Court tossed out one challenge to President Trump's travel ban late Tuesday.

The court said the case the International Refugee Assistance Project brought against the ban is now moot since Trump's order banning nationals from six majority-Muslim countries expired on Sept. 24.

The court said it originally agreed to hear the case to resolve a challenge to "the temporary suspension of nationals from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen."

"Because that provision of the order 'expired by its own terms' on September 24, 2017, the appeal no longer presents a 'live case or controversy,'" the court said.


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