Justice Department asks Supreme Court to block Texas

3 hours ago · The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court on Monday to temporarily block enforcement of the Texas law banning abortion after six weeks of pregnancy.. It was the second challenge of the law to

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California law requires gender-neutral area in some stores

(Just Now) California law requires gender-neutral area in some stores. The new law is a win for LGBTQ advocates who say the pink and blue marketing methods pressure children to …

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Biden administration again asks Supreme Court to block

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Texas abortion law supporters say states can reach own

(1 days ago) Texas abortion law supporters told an appeals court the states was free to pass its law banning abortion after about six weeks because states can …

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Federal judge temporarily blocks enforcement of Texas law

(1 days ago) "Today's ruling enjoining the Texas law is a victory for women in Texas and for the rule of law," he said. "It is the foremost responsibility of the Department of Justice to defend the Constitution.

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Crime & Courts

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Justice Department again presses to halt Texas abortion law

(7 days ago) The law bans abortions in Texas once cardiac activity is detected, which is usually at six weeks and before some women even know they are pregnant.Although other GOP-controlled states have had

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Arizona Gov. Ducey signs new law that will

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How Texas’ anti-abortion law is having long-term impacts

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'Trevor's Law' was passed to track cancer clusters. It

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Supreme Court rules for police in two lawsuits claiming

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New Missouri law enables state officials to shut down

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Supreme Court appears willing to let Kentucky attorney

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Innkeepers laws: What are they

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Supreme Court again asked to take up Texas abortion law

(5 days ago) The Texas law allows private lawsuits against abortion providers or anyone who plays a role in the procedure. The prospect of lawsuits has shut …

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Court again lets Texas continue banning most abortions

(Just Now) AUSTIN, Texas — Texas can continue banning most abortions after a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected the Biden administration’s latest attempt to undo a …

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Federal judge blocks Florida 'anti-riot' law

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Texas' new abortion law could have huge consequences. Here

(4 days ago) The law forbids abortions once cardiac activity is dedicated, usually around six weeks of pregnancy. Texas is the first state to successfully outlaw abortion at this point in pregnancies since Roe

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'Hell no': Some police officers and their unions oppose

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Supreme Court ruling on crack sentences 'a

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She feared the law all of her life. Then she sought to

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U.S. appeals court temporarily reinstates enforcement of

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'Where Are All the Latino Lawyers

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Tennessee’s transgender bathroom law has

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'No' Sheriff in Town: Some Lawmen Refuse to

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When Sheriffs Won't Obey the Law

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Tear gas unregulated by U.S. government, safety studies

(5 days ago) The U.S. government does not regulate tear gas and has not conducted a study of its health effects despite its widespread use by law enforcement agencies, House lawmakers found.

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Supreme Court takes up dispute over Kentucky

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U.S. law enforcement on guard for Iranian

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France 'Right to Disconnect' Law: Do We Need Rules To

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Police violence against children sparks demand

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Mississippi

(5 days ago) A federal judge struck down Mississippi’s controversial “religious freedom” law late Thursday, hours before it was slated to take effect. Protestors march seeking repeal of a …

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Arkansas governor signs transgender sports ban

(9 days ago) “This law simply says that female athletes should not have to compete in a sport against a student of the male sex when the sport is designed for women’s competition,” Hutchinson said in a

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Five years after infamous 'bathroom bill,' Charlotte

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Boy Scouts get conditional approval of $850M bankruptcy deal

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Arizona governor signs abortion ban for genetic

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What is immigration reform

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Florida's ban on vaccination proof requirements

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Supreme Court delays decision on Louisiana's

(9 days ago) The Louisiana law, passed by the state legislature in 2014, would require doctors offering abortion services to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles.

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HB2 Repeal: North Carolina Overturns

(5 days ago) HB2 prohibited Charlotte's law and stopped other municipal governments from passing similar measures. The compromise bill weaves in several provisions, including repealing HB2, …

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Louisiana law gives Supreme Court new abortion test

(5 days ago) The law would leave only one doctor at each clinic to perform the procedure, a limitation that "cannot possibly meet the needs of approximately 10,000 women who seek abortion services in …

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Boy Scouts reach $850 million settlement with tens of

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Feds targeted BLM protesters in attempt to disrupt

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After San Francisco shoplifting video goes viral

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to

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'Stealthing': Victims Describe Partners

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Why Roe v. Wade is most likely not in grave

(3 days ago) Why Roe v. Wade is most likely not in grave danger no matter whom Trump nominates. The Supreme Court will be reluctant to take away a constitutional privacy right, even if …

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