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Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas' Republican attorney general has asked the state's high court to order local election officials to reject applications to vote by mail from people concer [...] Read full article: Texas AG asks court to block mail-in vot...→

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas' Republican attorney general has asked the state's high court to order local election officials to reject applications to vote by mail from people concer [...] Read full article: Texas AG asks court to block mail-in vot...→

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Democrats are exploitating the coronavirus outbreak as a pretext for legalization of mail-in voting and ballot harvest, said Sen. Tom Cotton. Read full article: Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pa...→

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

A federal appeals court Wednesday quickly put on a hold a ruling that paved the way in Texas for a dramatic expansion of mail-in voting due to fears of the cor [...] Read full article: Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in V...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Attorneys for government leaker Reality Leigh Winner asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday to act fast on her request to be released from prison due to the [...] Read full article: Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appe...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which wou [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

The Texas Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the release of salon owner Shelley Luther, who was jailed for opening in violation of the state's rules, as Gov. Gr [...] Read full article: Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon ...→

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats have filed legislation to replace in-person voting with a system that would mail ballots to all registered voters. Read full article: Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Pe...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

German court asks ECB to justify key stimulus program

Germany's highest court has cast doubts on key eurozone stimulus efforts by ruling that the European Central Bank must demonstrate within three months that a k [...] Read full article: German court asks ECB to justify key sti...→

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

An anti-Trump conservative group says it’s spending $1 million to run ads starting Sunday to support expanding voting by mail and absentee balloting amid in-pe [...] Read full article: Conservative group joins mostly Democrat...→

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

A judge will today rule on whether Meghan Markle has to lose aspects of her privacy case against the Mail on Sunday claiming a malicious "agenda." Read full article: Court to decide first judgement in Megha...→

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions argues if the push to use federal power to require voting by mail as an election offering is successful, it could threate [...] Read full article: Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Hu...→

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

The president toured a Ford plant in Michigan to celebrate a pandemic success story. He also complained about the state's mail-in voting strategy. Read full article: Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to...→

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., pushed mail-in voting as a way to counter alleged Republican attempts to suppress minority votes. Read full article: Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed ...→

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Experts say vote-by-mail is the safest route, but implementing it for the November presidential election has become a partisan debate. Read full article: Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have ...→

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel pushed back against President Trump’s criticism of mail-in voting, claiming the commander in chief wants to ensure Russia has [...] Read full article: Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing ma...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

During the coronavirus pandemic Texas Senator Ted Cruz has also been busy working on a book about the Supreme Court. Read full article: Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

A report by payroll company ADP Wednesday found that employers shed more than 20 million jobs in April as lockdowns due to the coronavirus continue to slam the [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Rel...→

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser on Wednesday forcefully pushed back on new federal campus sexual assault rules which would bolster the rights of the accu [...] Read full article: Colorado AG vows to fight new federal ca...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...] Read full article: Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court ...→

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

Nevada’s plan to conduct its June 9 primary election mostly by mail survived its first legal test in federal court Thursday when a judge upheld the state’s aut [...] Read full article: US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-...→

Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Missouri's GOP Is Still Opposed

On April 8, the noted Tweeter Donald Trump proclaimed the following words, to the liking of 145,400 people and bots: "Republicans should fight very hard... Read full article: Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Miss...→

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

It was just another pair of presidential tweets -- riddled with errors of fact and law, but just tweets nonetheless. Read full article: The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting ...→

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Ghislaine Maxwell, the alleged madam of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, has asked for a delay in a lawsuit filed by one of Epstein's victims because it wo [...] Read full article: Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell ...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

The Senate on Thursday rejected an amendment that would prohibit the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) from approving surveillance warrants to mon [...] Read full article: Senate rejects measure that would block ...→

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is helping Republican voters cast their ballots through the mail even as the president calls the process unreliabl [...] Read full article: Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His ca...→

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Many Democrats are calling for a national “all-mail election,” ostensibly to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. But this is [...] Read full article: Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported v...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

The Supreme Court of Texas ordered the release of Salon Á la Mode owner Shelley Luther Thursday morning. Read full article: Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Ja...→

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Paxton, whose office said Shelly Luther was "unjustly jailed" in a release, told the judge that he had abused his discretion and emphasized that the woman was [...] Read full article: Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woma...→

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

A Democrat PAC filed a lawsuit against Florida officials contending that certain changes need to be made to make mail-in voting easier. Read full article: Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Cal...→

Meghan Markle lawyers

Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by court decision in Mail on Sunday case

Meghan Markle's lawyers are "surprised" at losing an initial court battle that the Mail on Sunday newspaper was "dishonest" but vow her privacy allegations "co [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by cou...→

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Democrats are exploitating the coronavirus outbreak as a pretext for legalization of mail-in voting and ballot harvest, said Sen. Tom Cotton. Read full article: Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pa...→

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

It was just another pair of presidential tweets -- riddled with errors of fact and law, but just tweets nonetheless. Read full article: The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting ...→

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., pushed mail-in voting as a way to counter alleged Republican attempts to suppress minority votes. Read full article: Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed ...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel pushed back against President Trump’s criticism of mail-in voting, claiming the commander in chief wants to ensure Russia has [...] Read full article: Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing ma...→

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Attorneys for government leaker Reality Leigh Winner asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday to act fast on her request to be released from prison due to the [...] Read full article: Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appe...→

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is helping Republican voters cast their ballots through the mail even as the president calls the process unreliabl [...] Read full article: Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His ca...→

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

During the coronavirus pandemic Texas Senator Ted Cruz has also been busy working on a book about the Supreme Court. Read full article: Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

The Texas Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the release of salon owner Shelley Luther, who was jailed for opening in violation of the state's rules, as Gov. Gr [...] Read full article: Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon ...→

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser on Wednesday forcefully pushed back on new federal campus sexual assault rules which would bolster the rights of the accu [...] Read full article: Colorado AG vows to fight new federal ca...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

A Democrat PAC filed a lawsuit against Florida officials contending that certain changes need to be made to make mail-in voting easier. Read full article: Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Cal...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

An anti-Trump conservative group says it’s spending $1 million to run ads starting Sunday to support expanding voting by mail and absentee balloting amid in-pe [...] Read full article: Conservative group joins mostly Democrat...→

Meghan Markle lawyers

Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by court decision in Mail on Sunday case

Meghan Markle's lawyers are "surprised" at losing an initial court battle that the Mail on Sunday newspaper was "dishonest" but vow her privacy allegations "co [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by cou...→

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

Nevada’s plan to conduct its June 9 primary election mostly by mail survived its first legal test in federal court Thursday when a judge upheld the state’s aut [...] Read full article: US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-...→

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions argues if the push to use federal power to require voting by mail as an election offering is successful, it could threate [...] Read full article: Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Hu...→

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

The president toured a Ford plant in Michigan to celebrate a pandemic success story. He also complained about the state's mail-in voting strategy. Read full article: Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to...→

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

A federal appeals court Wednesday quickly put on a hold a ruling that paved the way in Texas for a dramatic expansion of mail-in voting due to fears of the cor [...] Read full article: Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in V...→

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Ghislaine Maxwell, the alleged madam of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, has asked for a delay in a lawsuit filed by one of Epstein's victims because it wo [...] Read full article: Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell ...→

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Experts say vote-by-mail is the safest route, but implementing it for the November presidential election has become a partisan debate. Read full article: Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have ...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

The Senate on Thursday rejected an amendment that would prohibit the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) from approving surveillance warrants to mon [...] Read full article: Senate rejects measure that would block ...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Many Democrats are calling for a national “all-mail election,” ostensibly to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. But this is [...] Read full article: Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported v...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which wou [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

The Supreme Court of Texas ordered the release of Salon Á la Mode owner Shelley Luther Thursday morning. Read full article: Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Ja...→

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

A report by payroll company ADP Wednesday found that employers shed more than 20 million jobs in April as lockdowns due to the coronavirus continue to slam the [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Rel...→

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats have filed legislation to replace in-person voting with a system that would mail ballots to all registered voters. Read full article: Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Pe...→

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Paxton, whose office said Shelly Luther was "unjustly jailed" in a release, told the judge that he had abused his discretion and emphasized that the woman was [...] Read full article: Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woma...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

German court asks ECB to justify key stimulus program

Germany's highest court has cast doubts on key eurozone stimulus efforts by ruling that the European Central Bank must demonstrate within three months that a k [...] Read full article: German court asks ECB to justify key sti...→

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...] Read full article: Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court ...→

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

A judge will today rule on whether Meghan Markle has to lose aspects of her privacy case against the Mail on Sunday claiming a malicious "agenda." Read full article: Court to decide first judgement in Megha...→

Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Missouri's GOP Is Still Opposed

On April 8, the noted Tweeter Donald Trump proclaimed the following words, to the liking of 145,400 people and bots: "Republicans should fight very hard... Read full article: Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Miss...→

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pandemic to Get All-Mail Voting

Democrats are exploitating the coronavirus outbreak as a pretext for legalization of mail-in voting and ballot harvest, said Sen. Tom Cotton. Read full article: Cotton: We Must Block Democrats Using Pa...→

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to Michigan

The president toured a Ford plant in Michigan to celebrate a pandemic success story. He also complained about the state's mail-in voting strategy. Read full article: Trump takes mail-in voting grievances to...→

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting is more bark than bite

It was just another pair of presidential tweets -- riddled with errors of fact and law, but just tweets nonetheless. Read full article: The Note: Trump’s war on mail-in voting ...→

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in Voting Put on Hold

A federal appeals court Wednesday quickly put on a hold a ruling that paved the way in Texas for a dramatic expansion of mail-in voting due to fears of the cor [...] Read full article: Ruling That Would Expand Texas Mail-in V...→

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed because GOP trying to stop 'people of color from voting'

Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., pushed mail-in voting as a way to counter alleged Republican attempts to suppress minority votes. Read full article: Senate Democrat: Mail-in ballots needed ...→

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell asks court for stay in civil case, argues it could implicate her

Ghislaine Maxwell, the alleged madam of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, has asked for a delay in a lawsuit filed by one of Epstein's victims because it wo [...] Read full article: Alleged Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell ...→

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have Universal Vote-by-Mail by November?

Experts say vote-by-mail is the safest route, but implementing it for the November presidential election has become a partisan debate. Read full article: Voting During Coronavirus: Will We Have ...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing mail-in voting: He wants to 'preserve' Russia's vote

Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel pushed back against President Trump’s criticism of mail-in voting, claiming the commander in chief wants to ensure Russia has [...] Read full article: Rahm Emanuel slams Trump for opposing ma...→

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

Senate rejects measure that would block FISA court from approving searches of U.S. citizens

The Senate on Thursday rejected an amendment that would prohibit the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) from approving surveillance warrants to mon [...] Read full article: Senate rejects measure that would block ...→

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appeals court to expedite case for early release over COVID-19

Attorneys for government leaker Reality Leigh Winner asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday to act fast on her request to be released from prison due to the [...] Read full article: Reality Winner, jailed leaker, asks appe...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His campaign promotes it.

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is helping Republican voters cast their ballots through the mail even as the president calls the process unreliabl [...] Read full article: Trump casts doubt on mail voting. His ca...→

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book On Supreme Court Cases

During the coronavirus pandemic Texas Senator Ted Cruz has also been busy working on a book about the Supreme Court. Read full article: Texas Senator Ted Cruz Busy Writing Book...→

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported voting by mail invites fraud – We need uniform federal election rules

Many Democrats are calling for a national “all-mail election,” ostensibly to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. But this is [...] Read full article: Bradley Blakeman: Democratic-supported v...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to allow rule restricting green cards for immigrants on welfare

The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency request to the Supreme Court to lift injunctions on the administration’s “public charge" rule -- which wou [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks Supreme Court ...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Jailed Hair Salon Owner

The Supreme Court of Texas ordered the release of Salon Á la Mode owner Shelley Luther Thursday morning. Read full article: Texas Supreme Court Orders Release of Ja...→

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon owner released as Abbott bans jailing citizens for lockdown violations

The Texas Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the release of salon owner Shelley Luther, who was jailed for opening in violation of the state's rules, as Gov. Gr [...] Read full article: Texas Supreme Court orders Dallas salon ...→

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Release of Jailed Salon Owner; Admin Shelves CDC Guide on Reopening

A report by payroll company ADP Wednesday found that employers shed more than 20 million jobs in April as lockdowns due to the coronavirus continue to slam the [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Texas AG Calls for Rel...→

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Person Voting with Mail-In Ballots

Michigan Democrats have filed legislation to replace in-person voting with a system that would mail ballots to all registered voters. Read full article: Michigan Democrats Want to Replace In-Pe...→

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado AG vows to fight new federal campus sexual-assault rules in court

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser on Wednesday forcefully pushed back on new federal campus sexual assault rules which would bolster the rights of the accu [...] Read full article: Colorado AG vows to fight new federal ca...→

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woman 'unjustly jailed' for operating hair salon

Paxton, whose office said Shelly Luther was "unjustly jailed" in a release, told the judge that he had abused his discretion and emphasized that the woman was [...] Read full article: Texas AG tells judge to free Dallas woma...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Calls for Eased Restrictions on Mail-in Voting

A Democrat PAC filed a lawsuit against Florida officials contending that certain changes need to be made to make mail-in voting easier. Read full article: Democrat PAC Sues Florida Officials, Cal...→

German court asks ECB to justify key stimulus program

Germany's highest court has cast doubts on key eurozone stimulus efforts by ruling that the European Central Bank must demonstrate within three months that a k [...] Read full article: German court asks ECB to justify key sti...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

Conservative group joins mostly Democratic effort to expanding voting by mail amid coronavirus

An anti-Trump conservative group says it’s spending $1 million to run ads starting Sunday to support expanding voting by mail and absentee balloting amid in-pe [...] Read full article: Conservative group joins mostly Democrat...→

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...] Read full article: Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court ...→

Meghan Markle lawyers

Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by court decision in Mail on Sunday case

Meghan Markle's lawyers are "surprised" at losing an initial court battle that the Mail on Sunday newspaper was "dishonest" but vow her privacy allegations "co [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle lawyers "surprised" by cou...→

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

Court to decide first judgement in Meghan Markle privacy case against Mail on Sunday

A judge will today rule on whether Meghan Markle has to lose aspects of her privacy case against the Mail on Sunday claiming a malicious "agenda." Read full article: Court to decide first judgement in Megha...→

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-in Primary Election

Nevada’s plan to conduct its June 9 primary election mostly by mail survived its first legal test in federal court Thursday when a judge upheld the state’s aut [...] Read full article: US Judge Refuses to Block Nevada’s Mail-...→

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Huge Threat to Democracy' -- 'They'll Pass This Over My Dead Political Body'

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions argues if the push to use federal power to require voting by mail as an election offering is successful, it could threate [...] Read full article: Fmr AG Jeff Sessions: Vote-by-Mail a 'Hu...→

Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Missouri's GOP Is Still Opposed

On April 8, the noted Tweeter Donald Trump proclaimed the following words, to the liking of 145,400 people and bots: "Republicans should fight very hard... Read full article: Mail-in Voting Is Long Overdue, But Miss...→