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Washington State AG leading multistate lawsuit to block criminal access to downloadable 3D printed weapons

Washington State Office of Attorney General – Downloadable guns make weapons easier for criminals to obtain: “Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced he is leading a multistate lawsuit to block a Trump Administration action that gives criminals and terrorists access … Continue reading

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Hearing Thursday: EFF Asks Court to Block Enforcement of FOSTA While Lawsuit Proceeds

Law Is Causing Online Censorship and Removal of Protected Speech Washington, D.C.—On Thursday, July 19, at 4 pm, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) will urge a federal judge to put enforcement of FOSTA on hold during the pendency of its … Continue reading

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How Democrats could block Trump's Supreme Court pick

Earlier this month, University of Miami political scientist Gregory Koger, a specialist in filibustering and legislative obstructionism, explained on Vox.com that, according to Article 1, Section 5 of the U.S. Constitution, “a majority … shall constitute a quorum to do … Continue reading

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Republican senators move to block Trump’s deal to revive ZTE

Enlarge / Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton is a leading opponent of Trump's ZTE bill. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images) Last week the Trump administration announced a deal to lift a ban on US companies exporting technology to Chinese smartphone maker … Continue reading

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Live Nation shareholder sues to block vote on board members due to misleading proxy statement

By Rebecca Kahn, J.D.After the world’s largest live music producer awarded nearly $11 million in executive bonuses for exceeding 2017 targets, a shareholder sued the company and executives for including false and misleading compensation information in its 2018 proxy materials. … Continue reading

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