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Federal Judge Blocks Trump Executive Order

A federal judge in Maryland on Wednesday blocked President Donald Trump’s September executive order empowering state and municipal governments to refuse to resettle refugees within their jurisdictions. In a 31-page opinion,…

Federal Judge Stops Controversial Labor Law

Call it the power of independent trucking. A federal judge in California has temporarily pumped the brakes on a new labor law set to impact the lives and livelihoods of at least 70,000 freelance truckers in the Golden…

Federal Judge Blocks Voter ID Law

A North Carolina federal judge placed a preliminary injunction on the state’s voter ID law that would have implemented a photo identification requirement for all voters beginning in 2020. U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs…

What Are Federal Whistleblower Laws?

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and United States President Donald Trump ABA Legal Fact Check debuted in August 2017 and is the first fact check website focusing exclusively on legal matters. This article has been…

Federal Judge Excoriates Flynn and Attorney

A federal judge said the Department of Justice does not have to turn over additional evidence requested by former Trump National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s legal team, dismissing a motion for federal prosecutors to be…