A Judge Has Ruled That Trump’s Transgender Military Ban Can’t Take Effect Yet After All

“Defendants were incorrect,” says a decision from US District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly.

Dominic Holden • 7 days ago
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Trump Plans To Implement His Transgender Military Ban

The president’s anti-transgender policy has been on hold amid several court challenges, which will continue.

Dominic Holden • 17 days ago

This Democratic Presidential Candidate Wants To Decriminalize Sex Work

“That is their right, and it should not be a crime,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard told BuzzFeed News.

Dominic Holden • 18 days ago

Tulsi Gabbard Says She Has The Best Weed (Bill) In Congress

“It’s necessary for anyone who wants to lead our country,” the Hawaii Democrat and 2020 hopeful told BuzzFeed News.

Dominic Holden • 19 days ago

Bill Barr, Who Told Senators He’d Protect Mueller’s Investigation, Has Been Confirmed As Attorney General

The new attorney general would run a very similar Justice Department to his predecessor. He's also said he doesn’t believe special counsel Robert Mueller would engage in a “witch hunt."

Dominic Holden • One month ago

The Justice Department Is Taking Its Hardest Line Yet To Stop Heroin Injection Sites

In the first case of its kind, a lawsuit filed by the Justice Department could preview attempts to block similar facilities around the United States.

Dominic Holden • One month ago
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A Middle Eastern Man Is Suing The Bible Museum For Racial Profiling And Reporting Him To The FBI

Romany Erian Melek Hetta is a Coptic Christian who fled Egypt because he was persecuted for his faith. Now he's suing the Museum of the Bible, alleging racial profiling and false imprisonment.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Bill Barr Says He’s “Not Going After” Marijuana In States Where It’s Legal

Bill Barr told senators he’d take the same stance of the Obama administration — not that of former attorney general Jeff Sessions.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Trump Has Lost His Attempt To Ask About Citizenship In The 2020 Census

The Census Bureau committed a “veritable smorgasbord of classic, clear-cut ... violations," the judge wrote.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Trump Slammed The Press On Fox News Regarding His Alleged Ties To Russia

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro assuaged the president, telling him, “Viewers ... are behind you 100%.”

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

The Democratic Governor Who Sees A 2020 Presidential Opportunity With Weed

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced plans to pardon 3,500 marijuana convictions Friday after he filed a “test the waters” organization to challenge Trump in 2020.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

A Court Just Ruled Trump's Transgender Military Ban Should Take Effect, But It Won’t Change Anything Yet

The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit contends it's not a ban because transgender people can serve as their birth sex — that is, they can pretend they're not transgender.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Gun Rights Activists Are Already Suing Over Trump’s Bump Stock Ban

"We will be ready to defend no matter who files [a lawsuit],” a Justice Department official said Tuesday.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

Trump Bans Bump Stocks, Saying They Must Be Destroyed Or Surrendered To The Government

“We expect most owners will comply with the law,” a Justice Department official said on Tuesday.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

This Florida County Is Still Counting Ballots That Won’t Matter

“I get to count ballots that will be ignored,” Palm Beach County’s election supervisor said with a sigh.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

A Bible Museum Backed By White Conservatives Is Suddenly Trying Hard To Attract Black Visitors

“There has been a history of actions that could be, at the least, perceived as favoring a white Protestant audience,” the museum’s curation director said.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

A Federal Judge In Florida Has Ruled Ballots That Arrived Too Late In The Mail Won’t Count

"The state’s regulatory interest is sufficient to justify the deadline.”

Dominic Holden • 4 months ago

A Judge Says Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott Can Keep Overseeing Florida’s Election

Scott recused himself from the state canvassing board on Thursday.

Dominic Holden • 4 months ago