(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Education is no longer accepting applications for the student debt relief program as a result of Thursday night's ruling from a Texas judge. "Student loan debt relief is blocked," the website for student debt relief says. "Courts have issued orders... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge in Texas on Thursday blocked the Biden administration's student debt forgiveness policy, ruling that it goes beyond the authority of the Education Department and the power of the executive branch -- a decision that marks the second major legal... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Chief Justice John Roberts has granted a temporary administrative stay of a lower court order as the House Ways and Means Committee attempts to gain access to former President Donald Trump's tax returns. The ruling prevents the committee from accessing Trump's tax returns... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration faces a fast-approaching deadline to respond to a federal appeals court that on Friday placed a temporary block on the president's plan to cancel billions of dollars in student loans, something he's been touting with just two weeks to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge in Syracuse on Thursday temporarily struck down key parts of a new law in New York that governs gun licensing. The law, called the Concealed Carry Improvement Act, replaced the unconstitutional "proper cause" standard with a requirement to demonstrate... Read More.
(LANSING, Mich.) -- A judge granted Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's request for a temporary restraining order on the enforcement of a near-total abortion ban on the books since 1931. This is the latest move by the governor in an effort to protect abortion rights in... Read More.
(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- Abortions in West Virginia can -- at least temporarily -- resume after a judge struck down a pre-Roe ban Monday. Following the Supreme Court's reversal of Roe v. Wade last month, the Women's Health Center of West Virginia said in a statement... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a Texas law that would ban social media companies from removing users and the content they post because of a particular viewpoint expressed. The court did not elaborate on the decision, which is temporary while legal challenges... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An Alabama judge has partially blocked the state's gender-affirming trans youth care ban. S.B. 184, the Vulnerable Child Protection Act, states that anyone who provides gender-affirming care to anyone under 19 could be convicted of a felony and face up to 10 years... Read More.
A Florida judge has granted the family of Bob Saget a temporary injunction to block the release of records from the investigation of his sudden death, court documents show. The 65-year-old comedian and Full House actor was found dead in his Florida hotel room on January 9 of what... Read More.