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Justice Dept. Drops Suit Against Yale that Alleged Discrimination Against White, Asian Students

(Headline USA) The Justice Department on Wednesday dropped its discrimination lawsuit against Yale University that had alleged the university illegally discriminated against Asian American and white applicants. The Justice Department noted in its filing that it was voluntarily dismissing the action, filed in October under the Trump administration. A judge must still...

Biden & Senate Democrats Prepare to ‘Repair the Courts’

President Joe Biden and Senate Democrats said they will use the next two years to "repair the courts"—a phrase that they have adopted to disguise their intention to abandon precedent and fill the federal judiciary with Democratic Party activists. "I call it repair the courts," said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I.,...

Plaintiffs Unexpectedly Abandon Suit Seeking to Muzzle Kyle Rittenhouse, Wisc. Militia Groups

(Headline USA) Activists unexpectedly abandoned a federal lawsuit that sought to force Facebook to block militias and other right-leaning anti-government groups from using the site. The suit targeted several of the groups involved in clashes in Wisconsin after violent race riots overtook the city of Kenosha last summer. The militia...

Texas Gov. Vows to Sue Biden Admin Over Climate Change Policies

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vowed on Thursday to fight President Joe Biden’s climate agenda in order to save the oil and gas industry. Abbott said he intends to sue the Biden administration over his environmental policies, which is exactly what he did during the Obama administration as Texas’s attorney general....

Virginia Court: Election Officials Illegally Changed Rules for Late Absentee Ballots

The Virginia Circuit Court of Frederick County ruled this week that the state's election department illegally told counties to accept absentee ballots without postmarks up to three days after Election Day, Public Interest Legal Foundation reported in a press release. "This is a big win for the Rule of Law,"...

Biden Begins to Staff His Court-Packing Commission

President Joe Biden has begun staffing his promised commission to “reform” the Supreme Court and the rest of the judiciary. The commission, which will be part of the White House Counsel’s office and chaired by Biden campaign lawyer Bob Bauer, is moving ahead with its plan to propose various reforms...

Biden Admin Faces Rocky Legal Road Thanks to Trump’s Judiciary

President Joe Biden has signed more executive orders in the past week than former presidents Donald Trump, Barack Obama and George W. Bush combined. But they may not last long thanks to Trump’s judicial appointments. Already, a federal judge issued an order preventing Biden from implementing a 100-day pause in deportations. That...

INJUNCTION! Judge Bars Biden from Enforcing 100-Day Deportation Ban

(Headline USA) A federal judge on Tuesday barred the U.S. government from enforcing a 100-day deportation moratorium that is a key immigration priority of President Joe Biden. U.S. District Judge Drew Tipton issued a temporary restraining order sought by Texas, which sued on Friday against a Department of Homeland Security memo...

Supreme Court Ends Trump Emoluments Lawsuits

(Associated Press) The Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency. The justices threw out Trump’s challenge to lower court rulings that had allowed lawsuits to go forward alleging that he violated the Constitution’s emoluments clause by accepting payments from foreign...

Dominion Voting Systems Files $1.3B Defamation Lawsuit Against Giuliani

Dominion Voting Systems filed a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani, former President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, on Monday for statements he made about the voting machine company while leading Trump’s post-election offensive against vote fraud. The lawsuit alleges that Giuliani engaged in a “viral disinformation campaign” by accusing...

Federal Judge Won’t Force Amazon to Restore Parler’s Web Service

(Headline USA) Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday against a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social media app. U.S. District Judge Barbara Rothstein in Seattle said she wasn't dismissing Parler's "substantive underlying claims" against Amazon, but said it had...

Leftist Legal Group Wants Rudy Giuliani’s License Revoked for Supporting Trump

(Headline USA) A lawyers' group filed an ethics complaint against Rudy Giuliani with New York's courts, calling for him to be investigated and his law license suspended over his work promoting former President Donald Trump's election integrity efforts related to the 2020 election. Lawyers Defending American Democracy, which includes former...
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