By Geoff Mulvihill, Associated Press
More than 20 states and several civil rights and health organizations challenged the rules in cases filed in Oregon, Washington and California. But a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco called the rules…
By Gene Johnson, Associated Press
Taking a harder line on health care, the Trump administration joined a coalition of Republican-led states Wednesday in asking a federal appeals court to entirely overturn former President Barack Obama's signature health care law — a decision that could leave…
By Kevin McGill, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
Neomi Rao, 45, heads the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, where she plays a key role in Trump's efforts to roll back federal rules and regulations. She has never tried a case in state or federal court.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
In our news wrap Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives battled over a bill that would slash food stamps by $40 billion over the next decade. The Democrat-run Senate and White House oppose the bill. Also, a Texas appeals court…
Obama Moves to Fill U.S. Court of Appeals Seats, Setting Stage for Confrontation…
Will Prop. 8 Ruling Lead Supreme Court to Consider Same-Sex Marriage?…
By PBS NewsHour
Top courts in New York and Georgia ruled independently Thursday that gay marriage is not allowed under their states' laws.
President Bush appointed Alabama Attorney General William Pryor to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday, bypassing Congress on a judicial pick for the second time this year.
President Bush used his recess appointment power to install Charles Pickering on a federal appeals court, bypassing Congress, where Democrats had stalled the nomination for more than two years.
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