A federal judge agreed Monday to suspend a rule that requires women during the COVID-19 pandemic to visit a hospital, clinic or medical office to obtain an abortion pill.
By Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press
The Republican governor's action Monday triggered quick action by a federal judge, who opted to wait for the bill to become law to rule on whether to block its bans.
By Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press
The rule let clinicians object to providing abortions and other services that conflict with their moral and religious beliefs.
By Associated Press
Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has said the two nominees were going "nowhere."…
By Mary Clare Jalonick and Jill Colvin, Associated Press
By PBS NewsHour
A federal judge in Hawaii on Wednesday blocked parts of President Trump's revised executive order that would have barred refugees as well as nationals from six Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S. Hours later, a federal judge in Maryland issued…
In our news wrap Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump still faces legal troubles over his now-defunct Trump University. A federal judge in San Diego refused to issue a blanket ban on using campaign statements as evidence in the civil lawsuit, which…
Judge rules NSA's bulk collection of phone records is likely unconstitutional…
Pensioners will face negotiations as Detroit starts road to financial recovery…
By PBS NewsHour
The Senate on Wednesday voted 56-43 to approve Janice Rogers Brown as a federal appeals judge, the second controversial judge to be confirmed since Republicans and Democrats reached a deal on the use of filibusters.
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