Trump Still Hasn’t Nominated Anyone For Top Legal Jobs At Defense And Intelligence Agencies
The Trump administration has been slower than its predecessors in nominating top lawyers for the Defense Department, State Department, Department of Homeland Security, and Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
How Many Lawyers Actually Looked At Trump’s Executive Order Before It Was Signed?
A senior DOJ official said the Office of Legal Counsel did a "form and legality" review of executive orders that Trump has signed, but wouldn't say whether the office found that the travel ban order was lawful on its face. An administration official said it was approved. Here's more on how legal review typically works.
A Guide To One Of The Hedge Fund World's Messiest Divorces
Highland Capital founder James Dondero makes around $30 million a year. A prenup calls for his wife, Becky, to get $5 million in a divorce settlement. He has resisted paying her for two years, and now, a judge in Texas has reached a verdict in the bitter standoff.