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the suspect's name and a description of the vehicle. >> cnn justice reporter laura jarrett is following this one for frus washington. laura jarrett, who is this man? >> brooke, the suspect is 43-year-old brian lowells and as you heard the police chief say, he allegedly travelled from pennsylvania to d.c. armed with an ar-15 assault record and handgun and dozens of rounds of unregistered ammunition, but this tipster tipped police with this man's move. but it is said that he stated in cell phone messages to the tipster that he wanted to, quote, get close to trump, and be like timothy mcveigh, and chilling reference to the man who bombed the oklahoma city federal building in 1995. and now, secret service says that at no time were any protectees, meaning the president, at risk, and d.c. police said they don't have enough information to charge him with making any direct threats against the president, and we are told that he is co-operatin with the authorities and he is expected to make the first appearance in court sometime later in the week, brooke. >> all right. thank you, laura.
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blocked. laura jarrett is another voice covering justice for us here at cnn. what more are you hearing? >> reporter: brooke, it's interesting to know the opinion is massive. it's over 200 pages. it's got multiple dissents here by some republican nominated judges and it's also got some concurrent other judges so clearly everyone wanted to have their say here. we are still waiting to see if they come out any differently but the chief judge noted in the opening paragraph, congress granted the president broad authority to deny entry to aliens but that power is not absolute. he goes on to write, it cannot go unchecked when as here the president wields it that stands to cause irreparable harm to individuals across the nation. so clearly the judges are also moved by the president's own statement. you'll see later on in the opinion that they go through a litany, including things that the president said on cnn, like islam hates us and the statement on his campaign website until i think the day that this case was argued before the fourth circuit. so a number of different voices here. we'
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