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AG Sessions' decision to rescind Cole Memo ultimately leads to Prez Trump pledge to safeguard states' marijuana reforms

As reported in this CNN piece, "Trump promises GOP lawmaker to protect states' marijuana rights," a little more than three months after Attorney General Sessions decided to rescind the Cole Memo stating that federal prosecutors would not prioritize criminal enforcement … Continue reading

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Donald Trump and Michael Cohen Ask Court to Pause Stormy Daniels Fight for 90 Days

The request comes after the FBI raided Cohen's office as part of an ongoing criminal investigation.read more Read more detail on Recent Intellectual Property Law posts –

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Don’t Let Congress Give Trump a Blank Check to Declare Worldwide War

Sen. Bob Corker reportedly will introduce legislation to effectively give Trump, not Congress, the ability to declare war. Under a proposal expected to be introduced in the Senate very soon, President Trump would get a blank check from Congress to … Continue reading

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Trump Administration Considering Use of IEEPA To Restrict U.S. Technology Transfer to China

Recent reports suggest that the Administration may declare an emergency under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) to grant the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) authority to review transactions involving the transfer of U.S. technology … Continue reading

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Trump signs Executive Order Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility

The executive order is here. A Vox story presenting its main features is here. In happier and somewhat related news, Paul Ryan announced today that he is not seeking reelection. Hopefully I will find a placement for the response op-ed … Continue reading

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