Larry’s Recent Stories
Nation Aug 06Court reinstates Sarah Palin suit against The New York Times
A defamation lawsuit Sarah Palin brought against The New York Times was restored by a federal appeals court Tuesday.
Nation Aug 05Man who sent pipe bombs to CNN and Trump critics sentenced to 20 years
Cesar Sayoc, the one-time stripper and pizza delivery man from Aventura, Florida, apologized to his victims, saying he was "so very sorry for what I did."…
Nation Jul 15Evidence against financier Epstein is growing, federal prosecutors say
Federal officials say several more women contacted them in recent days to say Jeffrey Epstein abused them when they were underage.
Nation Jul 11Defense lawyers seek house arrest for Jeffrey Epstein
The lawyers recommended house arrest and electronic monitoring for Epstein as they countered what they described as a "drastic demand" by prosecutors that he be detained until trial on charges that he engaged in sex trafficking with dozens of underage…
Politics Jul 09Appeals court says Trump can’t block critics on Twitter
The federal appeals court said the First Amendment calls for more speech, rather than less, on matters of public concern.
Politics May 31Court expedites appeal in New York Trump bank records case
An appeals court said it will speedily consider President Donald Trump's challenge to congressional subpoenas seeking financial records from two banks with which he did business.
Politics May 31Lawyers say documents show census was changed to give Republicans an edge
The lawyers allege that a longtime Republican gerrymandering guru, played a key role in pushing the Trump administration to include a citizenship question on the census.
Politics May 23Bank CEO charged with trying to trade loans to Manafort for Trump post
A banker who prosecutors say tried to buy himself a senior post in President Donald Trump's administration by making risky loans to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was arrested Thursday on a financial institution bribery charge.
Politics May 22Judge refuses to block Trump bank subpoenas
U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos refused to block the subpoenas seeking records from Deutsche Bank and Capital One.
Politics May 22Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels
Federal prosecutors in New York City say Michael Avenatti used a doctored document to divert about $300,000 that Daniels was supposed to get from a book deal.