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Betsy DeVos Loses Lawsuit Over Obama-Era Student Loan Rules
A judge ruled the secretary of education's attempts to delay the Obama administration's regulations "unlawful."
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Woman Says Hospital Gave Her A C-Section Without Anesthesia
Delphina Mota was “crying and screaming at the top of her lungs,” according to a lawsuit.
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Scientists Sue EPA Over 'Attempt To Delegitimize Science'
They argue Administrator Scott Pruitt’s purge of independent advisers was unlawful and unprecedented.
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Trump's Environmental Actions Spark Resistance In Many States
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Expect More Lawsuits States’ first line of defense against unwanted federal policy is litigation. And since Trump took office
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22 States Sue FCC For Axing Net Neutrality
The legal battle against the Federal Communications Commission has just begun.
8 States Sue EPA Over Midwest Air Pollution
By By Peter Szekely, Reuters
The states want the EPA to impose more stringent controls on mostly Midwestern states whose air pollution they claim is being blown in their direction.
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President Trump recently announced that he’d like to “scale back the scope of federal regulations to the level it stood in
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Trump Says He Doesn't Settle Lawsuits. That Claim Is Blatantly False.
President Trump repeatedly claims he never settles lawsuits. That is, until he settles.
Suit Against D.A. Who Used Fake Subpoenas To Put Victims In Jail Kicks Off Civil Rights Battle
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Prosecutors are generally immune from accountability. A new joint initiative from Civil Rights Corps and the ACLU seeks to change that.
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How The Supreme Court Could Make It Harder For You To Sue Your Employer
A potentially landmark case before the justices could dramatically weaken workers' collective power.
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6 Dreamers Sue Trump Administration Over DACA Decision
By Dan Levine, Reuters
Legal experts have said court challenges to Trump’s decision could face an uphill battle.
Mom Sues After Toddler Suffers 'Disfiguring Burns' At Police Station
"To date, no reasonable explanation ... has been given," the complaint says.
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Chicago Sues Trump Administration Over Sanctuary City Plan
By Julia Jacobs, Reuters
The lawsuit is the first to challenge the Justice Department over the Byrne program.
For Consumer Problems, Sometimes The Best Advocate Has A Law Degree
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Chicago To Sue Trump Administration Over Sanctuary City Funding Threat
By Chris Kenning and Joseph Ax, Reuters
“Chicago will not let our police officers become political pawns in a debate,” Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.
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Court Ruling Throws A Wrench In Trump's Obamacare Sabotage Plan
States have standing to fight a lawsuit threatening billions in funding for health insurers, an appeals court said.
Navy Vet Went Through 'Pure Hell' After Arrest By A Troubled Ferguson Cop. Now He's Suing.
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Fred Watson is still fighting the trumped-up charges, even after the Justice Department highlighted his case as an example of police abuse.
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