The stoppage of the policy has contributed to the border crisis, ruling says A federal judge on Friday said the Biden administration must resume a policy that sees asylum seekers wait in Mexico for their claims to be heard. The Department...
Judicial Watch Represents the Center for Medical Progress in Lawsuits against HHS for Grant Applications Related to the Use of Human Fetal Tissue (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch announced today it is representing The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) which filed two separate Freedom...
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a major abortion case, regarding a Mississippi appeal to reverse a ban on abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy. This will allow the Supreme Court to consider major rulings including Roe v Wade. And in...
A federal district court judge on May 19, 2021 rejected a motion filed on behalf of the College of the Ozarks seeking a temporary restraining order (TRO) against a new regulation barring schools from maintaining separate bathrooms and showers...
A federal judge in Texas on June 12 dismissed a lawsuit brought by 117 Houston Methodist hospital employees who sought to block the hospital’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. In a four-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Lynn Hughes wrote that firing the employees as a result...
On Monday, July 26, 2021, U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.), along with Senators Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas), filed an amicus brief in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, urging the Court to overrule its decisions in Roe...
Former President Donald Trump is not pleased with some of the votes that his Supreme Court nominees have made, including siding with Democrat nominees in a recent ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act. The nation’s top court ruled last week that a collection of states asserting that...
WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) wrote to White House Counsel Dana Remus regarding reports of the formation of a ‘bipartisan commission’ to develop policies to reform the Supreme Court and federal judiciary.  Grassley, who is returning as Ranking Member...
A federal circuit court on Aug. 5 upheld the constitutionality of a Tennessee law that requires doctors to provide pregnant women seeking an abortion with materials about the safety of the procedure and have them wait two days before performing the procedure. “Tennessee’s 48-hour...
A federal judge rejected a motion made by CNN this week to dismiss a defamation lawsuit filed by Harvard University law professor Alan Dershowitz. CNN presented an abridged version of remarks made by Dershowitz to the Senate during former President Donald Trump’s first...
A California regulation allowing labor organizers to disrupt businesses for hours every day for one third of the year to recruit new members is unconstitutional, the Supreme Court ruled in a 6-3 vote along ideological lines. “Today’s ruling is a huge victory...
A California appeals court struck down as unconstitutional a state law that penalized elder-care workers for using pronouns inconsistent with elderly long-term care patients’ claimed gender identity. Gender identity is a disputed concept. A lack of linguistic clarity has clouded the issue...
This episode of "We the People: Insights from Grant Recipients of The Bradley Foundation" features Andy McCarthy discussing topics ranging from how to characterize Antifa, the implications of the break down in respect for the rule of law, the...
Summary Civil Rights The en banc court affirmed the district court’s dismissal of an action challenging Hawaii’s firearm licensing law, Hawai‘i Revised Statutes § 134-9(a), which requires that residents seeking a license to openly carry a firearm in public must demonstrate...