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Justices take up NYC gun case, though disputed law has changed - amNewYork

The Supreme Court is turning to gun rights for the first time in nearly a decade, even though those who brought the case, New York City gun owners, Read full article: Justices take up NYC gun case, though di...→

Justices take up NYC gun case, though disputed law has changed - amNewYork

The Supreme Court is turning to gun rights for the first time in nearly a decade, even though those who brought the case, New York City gun owners, Read full article: Justices take up NYC gun case, though di...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

New York City's "complete breakdown of law [and] order" is caused by sanctuary city policies, according to Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf. Read full article: DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause ...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

Law protecting NYC freelancers from discrimination goes into effect - amNewYork

A new city law that went into effect on Monday gives new protection to freelancers from harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Local Law 172 Read full article: Law protecting NYC freelancers from disc...→

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

A crime-fighting app that was once blasted by the NYPD and booted from the app store has returned to phones, providing live video reports from active scenes and near-instant crime and emergency alerts to help people avoid being victims. Read full article: NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From ...→

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Supporters of the state's new bail reform policy gathered Tuesday to address what they call misinformation about bail reform. Read full article: Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds R...→

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

A new red flag gun law just took effect in Colorado giving family members and law enforcement officials the authority to petition a judge to strip an individual’s Second Amendment rights based on concerns of mental fitness. And well-intentioned as that law might be — it stems from the fatal shooting of a sheriff’s deputy by a mentally deranged man — it’s still unconstitutional. It’s still wrong. Read full article: Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-int...→

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

The law firm Paul, Weiss, long known for their questionable tactics in defending terrorists, donated to Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, quarterly campaign filings show. Read full article: Joe Manchin received donations from law ...→

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

The National Rifle Association (NRA) claims to have new evidence that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo violated its free speech. Read full article: NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Vio...→

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

A year after the high-profile murders shocked Colorado and drew international attention to the small Weld County town, some of those who investigated the case are still grappling with its impact. Read full article: “This changed all of us”: A year after W...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed t Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law - amNewYork

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi group charged with violating gun ban under state’s red-flag law

King County prosecutors have charged the suspected leader of Washington's chapter of the violent neo-Nazi group Atomwaffen Division with unlawful possession of a firearm, in violation of a court order issued under the state's red-flag law. Kaleb James Cole, 24,... Read full article: Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi ...→

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

A New Jersey man whose phone number was found in the back pocket of one of the killers in last week’s deadly shootout in Jersey City was ordered held without bail Monday in an unrelated gun c… Read full article: Man tied to Jersey City shooter held wit...→

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

A wave of resolutions have been passed in Virginia counties, declarations of sanctuary and constitutional havens to show support for the Second Amendment. So what do they mean? Read full article: Virginia counties declare gun sanctuarie...→

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

A Denver attorney filed a federal lawsuit this week challenging a state law she claims censors parents and officials from speaking out about potential misconduct in the child welfare system. Read full article: Colorado law that censors disclosure of ...→

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

Former Law Order director Jason Jace Alexander has been sentenced to 10 years probation after pleading guilty to child pornography charges earlier this year He must also register as a sex offender in New York Read full article: ‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Pro...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

The latest debate in gun control has raised red flags on both sides of the political aisle while gaining bipartisan support on Capitol Hill. Read full article: Red flag law proposals raise stakes in g...→

Tennessee gun law to change in 2020

Tennessee will soon begin offering a new concealed carry-only handgun permit that doesn’t require an applicant to demonstrate the ability to fire a weapon. Read full article: Tennessee gun law to change in 2020...→

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Prosecutors are planning to drop all charges in a New York City case that spotlighted how similarities between legal hemp plants and marijuana can cause confusion Read full article: Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup...→

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

A retired deputy warden for the New York City Department of Corrections reacted Thursday to the latest news regarding the death of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that "something is not right." Read full article: Former NYC corrections official on Jeffr...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

New York officials say Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

Undocumented immigrants can now legally apply for a driver's license in New York state under the new Green Light Law. Read full article: 'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigra...→

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

The court register from 48th District Court shows only one charge for Lake Angelus Police Chief Mike Farley, operating under the influence. Read full article: Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun...→

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

The Supreme Court appears divided over whether an Arizona death row inmate should get a new sentencing trial nearly 30 years after being convicted of killing two people in home burglaries Read full article: Justices appear split in Arizona death s...→

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Monday on CNN's "New Day," Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) charged President Donald Trump with being the "smoking gun" in the impeachment case against him | Clips Read full article: Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the '...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

DHS chief slams NYC over

DHS chief slams NYC over "complete breakdown of law & order," blaming city's sanctuary laws

"The citizens of NYC are facing the deadly consequences of the sanctuary policies," DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf said. Read full article: DHS chief slams NYC over "complete break...→

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

As bail reform goes into effect, some city leaders are already calling for amendments and reforms to the law.... NYPD First Deputy Commissioner Benjamin Tucker understands the need for changes to the bail reform system but feels there needs to be amendments made to the law. Read full article: Call for changes to NYC bail reform law...→

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

A federal judge sentenced a New York City woman to 15 years in federal prison for studying how to make bombs for a terrorist attack that prosecutors said would have targeted law enforcement in the United States. Read full article: NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on ...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

NYC education official charged in child sex crime case

Wisconsin authorities say federal prosecutors have charged a high-ranking New York City education official for allegedly using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime Read full article: NYC education official charged in child ...→

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

A man who spent 27 years behind bars for the deadly stabbing of a New York City woman was cleared Monday, after prosecutors concluded that evidence that could have helped him was kept from his lawyers. Felipe Rodriguez, 54, had already been released from prison after Gov. Andrew Cuomo commuted his sentence three years ago. But until Monday, his conviction… Read full article: NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 ...→

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

The prime suspect in the fatal stabbing of Barnard College student Tessa Majors was seen leaving the Harlem offices of his defense lawyers on Thursday, just hours after cops took a DNA sample to tr… Read full article: Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted...→

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

City officials are backing a plan to allow drones to inspect buildings. The move comes after an architect was tragically killed last week by falling facade from a building in Midtown. Read full article: NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 L...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed the policy and agreed to set up a $150,000 restitution fund for employees. “In New York City, no corporation is above the law,”… Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

A Saudi Arabian student who is facing a federal firearms charge remained in custody Monday while his attorneys sought more documents from prosecutors Read full article: Documents sought in case of Saudi studen...→

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

New York City Social Services Commissioner Steven Banks says the city plans to counter-sue Newark, over its recent ordinance that prohibits landlords from accepting a year's worth of rent up front. Read full article: Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter...→

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

Democratic and Republican-appointed judges took starkly different positions on a case claiming the president is illegally profiting from foreign government spending. Read full article: ‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above th...→

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

While the Virginia state Democratic lawmakers are making an effort to pass strict gun control legislation, a sheriff is taking matters into his own hands. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abi...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

As bail reform goes into effect, some city leaders are already calling for amendments and reforms to the law.... NYPD First Deputy Commissioner Benjamin Tucker understands the need for changes to the bail reform system but feels there needs to be amendments made to the law. Read full article: Call for changes to NYC bail reform law...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

A crime-fighting app that was once blasted by the NYPD and booted from the app store has returned to phones, providing live video reports from active scenes and near-instant crime and emergency alerts to help people avoid being victims. Read full article: NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From ...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

A new red flag gun law just took effect in Colorado giving family members and law enforcement officials the authority to petition a judge to strip an individual’s Second Amendment rights based on concerns of mental fitness. And well-intentioned as that law might be — it stems from the fatal shooting of a sheriff’s deputy by a mentally deranged man — it’s still unconstitutional. It’s still wrong. Read full article: Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-int...→

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

A man who spent 27 years behind bars for the deadly stabbing of a New York City woman was cleared Monday, after prosecutors concluded that evidence that could have helped him was kept from his lawyers. Felipe Rodriguez, 54, had already been released from prison after Gov. Andrew Cuomo commuted his sentence three years ago. But until Monday, his conviction… Read full article: NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 ...→

Tennessee gun law to change in 2020

Tennessee will soon begin offering a new concealed carry-only handgun permit that doesn’t require an applicant to demonstrate the ability to fire a weapon. Read full article: Tennessee gun law to change in 2020...→

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

The National Rifle Association (NRA) claims to have new evidence that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo violated its free speech. Read full article: NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Vio...→

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

City officials are backing a plan to allow drones to inspect buildings. The move comes after an architect was tragically killed last week by falling facade from a building in Midtown. Read full article: NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 L...→

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Prosecutors are planning to drop all charges in a New York City case that spotlighted how similarities between legal hemp plants and marijuana can cause confusion Read full article: Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed t Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

New York officials say Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi group charged with violating gun ban under state’s red-flag law

King County prosecutors have charged the suspected leader of Washington's chapter of the violent neo-Nazi group Atomwaffen Division with unlawful possession of a firearm, in violation of a court order issued under the state's red-flag law. Kaleb James Cole, 24,... Read full article: Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi ...→

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

A Saudi Arabian student who is facing a federal firearms charge remained in custody Monday while his attorneys sought more documents from prosecutors Read full article: Documents sought in case of Saudi studen...→

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

Undocumented immigrants can now legally apply for a driver's license in New York state under the new Green Light Law. Read full article: 'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigra...→

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

A wave of resolutions have been passed in Virginia counties, declarations of sanctuary and constitutional havens to show support for the Second Amendment. So what do they mean? Read full article: Virginia counties declare gun sanctuarie...→

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

Democratic and Republican-appointed judges took starkly different positions on a case claiming the president is illegally profiting from foreign government spending. Read full article: ‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above th...→

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

The Supreme Court appears divided over whether an Arizona death row inmate should get a new sentencing trial nearly 30 years after being convicted of killing two people in home burglaries Read full article: Justices appear split in Arizona death s...→

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

Former Law Order director Jason Jace Alexander has been sentenced to 10 years probation after pleading guilty to child pornography charges earlier this year He must also register as a sex offender in New York Read full article: ‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Pro...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

New York City's "complete breakdown of law [and] order" is caused by sanctuary city policies, according to Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf. Read full article: DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause ...→

DHS chief slams NYC over

DHS chief slams NYC over "complete breakdown of law & order," blaming city's sanctuary laws

"The citizens of NYC are facing the deadly consequences of the sanctuary policies," DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf said. Read full article: DHS chief slams NYC over "complete break...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

Law protecting NYC freelancers from discrimination goes into effect - amNewYork

A new city law that went into effect on Monday gives new protection to freelancers from harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Local Law 172 Read full article: Law protecting NYC freelancers from disc...→

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

A federal judge sentenced a New York City woman to 15 years in federal prison for studying how to make bombs for a terrorist attack that prosecutors said would have targeted law enforcement in the United States. Read full article: NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on ...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Supporters of the state's new bail reform policy gathered Tuesday to address what they call misinformation about bail reform. Read full article: Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds R...→

NYC education official charged in child sex crime case

Wisconsin authorities say federal prosecutors have charged a high-ranking New York City education official for allegedly using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime Read full article: NYC education official charged in child ...→

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

The latest debate in gun control has raised red flags on both sides of the political aisle while gaining bipartisan support on Capitol Hill. Read full article: Red flag law proposals raise stakes in g...→

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

The law firm Paul, Weiss, long known for their questionable tactics in defending terrorists, donated to Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, quarterly campaign filings show. Read full article: Joe Manchin received donations from law ...→

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

The prime suspect in the fatal stabbing of Barnard College student Tessa Majors was seen leaving the Harlem offices of his defense lawyers on Thursday, just hours after cops took a DNA sample to tr… Read full article: Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted...→

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

A year after the high-profile murders shocked Colorado and drew international attention to the small Weld County town, some of those who investigated the case are still grappling with its impact. Read full article: “This changed all of us”: A year after W...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed the policy and agreed to set up a $150,000 restitution fund for employees. “In New York City, no corporation is above the law,”… Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

A retired deputy warden for the New York City Department of Corrections reacted Thursday to the latest news regarding the death of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that "something is not right." Read full article: Former NYC corrections official on Jeffr...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law - amNewYork

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

A New Jersey man whose phone number was found in the back pocket of one of the killers in last week’s deadly shootout in Jersey City was ordered held without bail Monday in an unrelated gun c… Read full article: Man tied to Jersey City shooter held wit...→

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

New York City Social Services Commissioner Steven Banks says the city plans to counter-sue Newark, over its recent ordinance that prohibits landlords from accepting a year's worth of rent up front. Read full article: Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter...→

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

The court register from 48th District Court shows only one charge for Lake Angelus Police Chief Mike Farley, operating under the influence. Read full article: Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun...→

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

A Denver attorney filed a federal lawsuit this week challenging a state law she claims censors parents and officials from speaking out about potential misconduct in the child welfare system. Read full article: Colorado law that censors disclosure of ...→

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

While the Virginia state Democratic lawmakers are making an effort to pass strict gun control legislation, a sheriff is taking matters into his own hands. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abi...→

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Monday on CNN's "New Day," Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) charged President Donald Trump with being the "smoking gun" in the impeachment case against him | Clips Read full article: Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the '...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause Law & Order 'Breakdown'

New York City's "complete breakdown of law [and] order" is caused by sanctuary city policies, according to Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf. Read full article: DHS Chief: NYC Sanctuary Policies Cause ...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

DHS chief slams NYC over

DHS chief slams NYC over "complete breakdown of law & order," blaming city's sanctuary laws

"The citizens of NYC are facing the deadly consequences of the sanctuary policies," DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf said. Read full article: DHS chief slams NYC over "complete break...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

Call for changes to NYC bail reform law

As bail reform goes into effect, some city leaders are already calling for amendments and reforms to the law.... NYPD First Deputy Commissioner Benjamin Tucker understands the need for changes to the bail reform system but feels there needs to be amendments made to the law. Read full article: Call for changes to NYC bail reform law...→

Law protecting NYC freelancers from discrimination goes into effect - amNewYork

A new city law that went into effect on Monday gives new protection to freelancers from harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Local Law 172 Read full article: Law protecting NYC freelancers from disc...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on law enforcement gets 15 years in prison

A federal judge sentenced a New York City woman to 15 years in federal prison for studying how to make bombs for a terrorist attack that prosecutors said would have targeted law enforcement in the United States. Read full article: NYC woman who plotted terror bombing on ...→

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From iTunes Is Back, But Law Enforcement Concerns Persist

A crime-fighting app that was once blasted by the NYPD and booted from the app store has returned to phones, providing live video reports from active scenes and near-instant crime and emergency alerts to help people avoid being victims. Read full article: NYC Crime-Fighting App Once Booted From ...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds Rally To Dispel Myths About New Law

Supporters of the state's new bail reform policy gathered Tuesday to address what they call misinformation about bail reform. Read full article: Bail Reform: NYC Public Advocate Holds R...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

NYC education official charged in child sex crime case

Wisconsin authorities say federal prosecutors have charged a high-ranking New York City education official for allegedly using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime Read full article: NYC education official charged in child ...→

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-intentioned, but wrong

A new red flag gun law just took effect in Colorado giving family members and law enforcement officials the authority to petition a judge to strip an individual’s Second Amendment rights based on concerns of mental fitness. And well-intentioned as that law might be — it stems from the fatal shooting of a sheriff’s deputy by a mentally deranged man — it’s still unconstitutional. It’s still wrong. Read full article: Colorado’s new red flag gun law well-int...→

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

Red flag law proposals raise stakes in gun reform debate

The latest debate in gun control has raised red flags on both sides of the political aisle while gaining bipartisan support on Capitol Hill. Read full article: Red flag law proposals raise stakes in g...→

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 Years Behind Bars

A man who spent 27 years behind bars for the deadly stabbing of a New York City woman was cleared Monday, after prosecutors concluded that evidence that could have helped him was kept from his lawyers. Felipe Rodriguez, 54, had already been released from prison after Gov. Andrew Cuomo commuted his sentence three years ago. But until Monday, his conviction… Read full article: NYC Man Cleared in Murder Case After 27 ...→

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

Joe Manchin received donations from law firm pushing for gun control

The law firm Paul, Weiss, long known for their questionable tactics in defending terrorists, donated to Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, quarterly campaign filings show. Read full article: Joe Manchin received donations from law ...→

Tennessee gun law to change in 2020

Tennessee will soon begin offering a new concealed carry-only handgun permit that doesn’t require an applicant to demonstrate the ability to fire a weapon. Read full article: Tennessee gun law to change in 2020...→

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted coming out of NYC law office

The prime suspect in the fatal stabbing of Barnard College student Tessa Majors was seen leaving the Harlem offices of his defense lawyers on Thursday, just hours after cops took a DNA sample to tr… Read full article: Suspect in Tessa Majors’ killing spotted...→

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Violated Gun-Related Free Speech

The National Rifle Association (NRA) claims to have new evidence that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo violated its free speech. Read full article: NRA Alleges Gov. Cuomo, NYC Official Vio...→

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building Inspections

City officials are backing a plan to allow drones to inspect buildings. The move comes after an architect was tragically killed last week by falling facade from a building in Midtown. Read full article: NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 L...→

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

“This changed all of us”: A year after Watts murders shook Colorado, investigators on the case continue grappling with trauma

A year after the high-profile murders shocked Colorado and drew international attention to the small Weld County town, some of those who investigated the case are still grappling with its impact. Read full article: “This changed all of us”: A year after W...→

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup Case Likely Will Get Charges Dropped

Prosecutors are planning to drop all charges in a New York City case that spotlighted how similarities between legal hemp plants and marijuana can cause confusion Read full article: Man Arrested in NYC Marijuana-Hemp Mixup...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed the policy and agreed to set up a $150,000 restitution fund for employees. “In New York City, no corporation is above the law,”… Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time Rule Violated NYC Law

Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. The company has changed t Read full article: Starbucks Settles Claim That Sick Time R...→

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

Former NYC corrections official on Jeffrey Epstein case: 'This whole thing doesn't make any sense'

A retired deputy warden for the New York City Department of Corrections reacted Thursday to the latest news regarding the death of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, telling "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that "something is not right." Read full article: Former NYC corrections official on Jeffr...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with the coffee chain. Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law - amNewYork

Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

Starbucks settles claim that sick time rule violated NYC law

New York officials say Starbucks violated New York City's paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing Read full article: Starbucks settles claim that sick time r...→

Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi group charged with violating gun ban under state’s red-flag law

King County prosecutors have charged the suspected leader of Washington's chapter of the violent neo-Nazi group Atomwaffen Division with unlawful possession of a firearm, in violation of a court order issued under the state's red-flag law. Kaleb James Cole, 24,... Read full article: Suspected Washington leader of neo-Nazi ...→

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

Documents sought in case of Saudi student facing gun charge

A Saudi Arabian student who is facing a federal firearms charge remained in custody Monday while his attorneys sought more documents from prosecutors Read full article: Documents sought in case of Saudi studen...→

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

Man tied to Jersey City shooter held without bail in gun case

A New Jersey man whose phone number was found in the back pocket of one of the killers in last week’s deadly shootout in Jersey City was ordered held without bail Monday in an unrelated gun c… Read full article: Man tied to Jersey City shooter held wit...→

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigrants can now legally apply for a license

Undocumented immigrants can now legally apply for a driver's license in New York state under the new Green Light Law. Read full article: 'Green Light Law' begins in NYC, immigra...→

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter-Sue Newark Over Local Law Stopping Controversial Homeless Relocation Program

New York City Social Services Commissioner Steven Banks says the city plans to counter-sue Newark, over its recent ordinance that prohibits landlords from accepting a year's worth of rent up front. Read full article: Forgotten Families: NYC Plans To Counter...→

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

Virginia counties declare gun sanctuaries, but experts say they ‘don’t have force of law’ | WTOP

A wave of resolutions have been passed in Virginia counties, declarations of sanctuary and constitutional havens to show support for the Second Amendment. So what do they mean? Read full article: Virginia counties declare gun sanctuarie...→

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun charge in drunken driving case

The court register from 48th District Court shows only one charge for Lake Angelus Police Chief Mike Farley, operating under the influence. Read full article: Lake Angelus Police Chief not facing gun...→

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above the law?’: Judges spar over Trump emoluments case

Democratic and Republican-appointed judges took starkly different positions on a case claiming the president is illegally profiting from foreign government spending. Read full article: ‘This one’s a lemon’ vs. ‘Is he above th...→

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

Colorado law that censors disclosure of child abuse case information violates First Amendment, lawsuit alleges

A Denver attorney filed a federal lawsuit this week challenging a state law she claims censors parents and officials from speaking out about potential misconduct in the child welfare system. Read full article: Colorado law that censors disclosure of ...→

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

Justices appear split in Arizona death sentence case

The Supreme Court appears divided over whether an Arizona death row inmate should get a new sentencing trial nearly 30 years after being convicted of killing two people in home burglaries Read full article: Justices appear split in Arizona death s...→

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abiding citizens to counter state Dems' gun control 'overreach'

While the Virginia state Democratic lawmakers are making an effort to pass strict gun control legislation, a sheriff is taking matters into his own hands. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: We'll deputize law-abi...→

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Probation in Child Porn Case

Former Law Order director Jason Jace Alexander has been sentenced to 10 years probation after pleading guilty to child pornography charges earlier this year He must also register as a sex offender in New York Read full article: ‘Law & Order’ Director Gets 10 Years Pro...→

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the 'Smoking Gun' in Impeachment Case | Breitbart

Monday on CNN's "New Day," Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) charged President Donald Trump with being the "smoking gun" in the impeachment case against him | Clips Read full article: Dem Rep. Jayapal: Trump Himself Is the '...→