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Ninth Circuit Strikes (Yet Another) Blow Against Trump's Anti-Sanctuary Cities Policy

Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The Ninth Circuit struck another blow today against the administration's anti-sanctuary cities policy, ruling in San Francisco v. Trump that the President can't unilaterally withhold federal grants from sanctuary jurisdictions without Congress's say-so…. … 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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Former DHS Secretary on Trump's Family Separation Policy

The Trump administration's policy of separating parents from children unlawfully entering the United States has drawn criticism. Scott Simon talks on NPR with former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson. Johnson is not a supporter of the Trump policy. Here… … Continue reading

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Tax Implications Of President Trump's Deregulatory Agenda

Following up on my previous post, Treasury Proposes Repeal Of 298 Tax Regulations: Press Release, Treasury Releases Report Highlighting Regulatory Reform Accomplishments: The U.S. Treasury Department today released a report detailing its accomplishments in support of the President’s regulatory reform … Continue reading

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Will Prez Trump's pledge to safeguard states' marijuana reforms boost Oklahoma's medical marijuana initiative?

November is the usual month for big votes on marijuana reform, and it seems likely that voters in Michigan and Utah will be considering ballot initiative at the usual voting time. (In Michigan, voters will be considering recreational marijuana reform; … Continue reading

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