President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a..
According to Reuters, A federal appeals court said on Friday the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia for its refusal to cooperate with immigration authorities seeking to deport..
Reuters reports that U.S. President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.
It's a move expected to plunge him into a fight with Democrats.
Democrats believe Trump's..
A school board in Virginia that was willing to defend its transgender-bathroom policy all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court may finally give up the fight. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister has appointed an interim foreign minister after holding the post himself for the last four years. Benjamin Netanyahu announced Sunday that Transportation.. Seattle Times - Published
The president declared a national emergency in order to supplement the border security funding provided by Congress this week. The question of an emergency will likely end up at the Supreme Court. NPR - Published
Does Trump have the constitutional power to ignore a congressional vote that did not provide him all the money he wanted for a Southern border wall? That issue could be decided by the Supreme Court. NPR - Published
Once again, Twitter has run into a sticky situation while deciding when and how to apply its content rules. Buzzfeed News reports that it removed a tweet from an (unverified) account linked to.. engadget - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Let the lawsuits begin. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the.. Seattle Times - Published
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama law that prohibits cities from removing Confederate monuments will remain in effect while the state appeals a judge’s ruling that declared the statute.. Seattle Times - Published
Democratic lawmakers, states and others mulling legal challenges to President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to obtain funds to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall face an uphill and.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether a citizenship question may be added to the 2020 census and scheduled arguments for the… ABA Journal - Published Also reported by •Wall Street Journal •Daily Caller •NYTimes.com
The Washington State Senate, on a 28-19 roll call, votes to abolish the death penalty. Capital punishment has already been ruled unconstitutional by the Washington State Supreme Court.
It is the.. SeattlePI.com - Published
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky took a step closer toward preparing for a possible post-Roe v. Wade era on Friday. The state House overwhelmingly passed a bill to ban most abortions in Kentucky if the.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •FOXNews.com •Seattle Times
· *Uber has sued New York City to block a cap on new ride-hailing vehicle licenses. *
· *The company says it supports a living wage for drivers, but that the cap will not have the intended.. Business Insider - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Let the lawsuits begin. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way.. Seattle Times - Published
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Supreme Court has struck down as unconstitutional a state law and regulation seeking to define what constitutes medically necessary abortions. The court, in a 4-1.. Seattle Times - Published
The moves comes months after the state's Supreme Court struck down capital punishment as arbitrary and racially biased. The bill now heads to the House for consideration, and Gov. Jay Inslee, who.. Seattle Times - Published
The Supreme Court will decide whether the 2020 census can include a question about citizenship, ensuring a quick review of a lower court ruling that blocked the Trump administration from doing so. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Daily Caller
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether the 2020 census can include a question about citizenship that could affect the allocation of seats in the House of Representatives and the.. Seattle Times - Published