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CALIFORNIA TRIES TO STOP FEDERAL LAND TRANSFERS

Justice Department Files Lawsuit to Invalidate New California Law Restricting Federal Land Sales The U.S. Department of Justice recently filed a civil action in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern ...
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SESSION SUES CALIFORNIA

Statement by Attorney General Sessions on Lawsuit Against the State of California Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued the following statement on the Department of Justice’s new lawsuit against ...
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N.Y. A.G. INTERVENES IN TEXAS

A.G. Schneiderman – Part Of A Coalition Of 16 AGs – Moves To Intervene In Defense Of Affordable Care Act Against Destructive Federal Lawsuit Filed In Texas AGs’ Motion To Intervene ...
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REWRITING THE CONSTITUTION

Lucas, Imagine what Republicans would do if given the chance to rewrite the Constitution. It's unpleasant, but unfortunately, it's a real possibility. Republicans control nearly enough state ...
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FIGHTING TRUMP'S TRAVEL BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Leads New SCOTUS Brief In Travel Ban Case 17 Attorneys General File Amicus Brief Opposing The Ban, Citing Harm To States’ Residents, Institutions, And Economies New York ...
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PRAGER U SUES GOOGLE

Dear Freedom Lover, In case you haven’t heard of us, PragerU is a conservative educational non-profit that reaches millions of young people on the internet every day. PragerU was founded by ...
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NO HEALTHCARE DISCRIMINATION

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition Of 19 AGs Opposing Trump Administration's Attempt To Give Entities A License To Discriminate In Health Care HHS Proposed Rule Seeks to Expand Ability of ...
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INJUNCTIONS OUGHT TO BE LIMITED

Attorney General Sessions Delivers Remarks at the Federalist Society’s Student Symposium Washington, DC ~ Saturday, March 10, 2018 Remarks as prepared for delivery. Thank you, Professor Barnett, ...
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BANNING TRANSGENDER TROOPS IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

Lucas, the Trump-Pence administration’s ban prohibiting transgender troops to enlist in the military is unconstitutional. Despite the opposition of our military leaders, national security ...
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COMPELLING SERVICES TO SAME-SEX COUPLES

A.G. Schneiderman, Coalition Of AGs Defend Constitutionality Of Anti-Discrimination Laws 19 AGs File Amicus Brief in Case of Minnesota Business Refusing to Offer Wedding Services to Same-Sex Couples ...
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SCOTT'S UPDATED IMMIGRANT RIGHTS MANUAL

As President Trump Targets Immigrant Communities, Comptroller Stringer Releases Updated Immigrant Rights Manual Stringer manual to expand immigrants’ access to City services now available in 10 ...
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FIGHTING FOR ABORTION

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Amicus Brief Defending Women's Access To Constitutionally-Protected Abortion Services Coalition of 16 AGs Oppose Four Arkansas State Laws that Severely Curtail Access to ...
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COMPANY FIRED EMPLOYEE OVER SABBATH REQUEST

Decostar Industries to Pay $38,500 to Settle EEOC Religious Discrimination Suit Company Fired Employee Over Religious Sabbath Request, Federal Agency Charged Decostar Industries, Inc., a manufacturer ...
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SUING OVER SALT

Governor Cuomo Announces New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Launch Coalition to Sue the Federal Government Over Federal Tax Bill Elimination of Full State and Local Deductibility Unfairly Targets ...
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END CITIZENS UNITED

Lucas, Eight years ago, the Supreme Court made its disastrous Citizens United decision, which hands over the reins of our political system to the highest bidders. To counter the power of far-right ...
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NO SCHOLARSHIP FOR KIDS ATTENDING CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS

Department of Justice Files Amicus Brief in Montana School Choice Case The Department of Justice recently filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of Montana supporting parents who claim that the ...
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SUPPORTING AGENCY SHOP FEES?

New York Files Amicus Brief to Defend Labor Unions' Right to Collect Fees Legal papers defend union rights to collect essential fees from all public employees benefiting from collective bargaining ...
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AD REJECTION WAS VIEWPOINT DISCRIMINATION

Justice Department Defends Archdiocese of Washington’s Religious Liberty The Department of Justice recently filed an amicus brief supporting reversal of the D.C. District Court’s decision ...
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FACILITATING INTERROGATION RECORDING

Governor Cuomo Announces $650,000 in Local Law Enforcement Grants for Video Interrogation Equipment Grants Will Assist Local Agencies in Purchasing New or Upgrading Outdated Equipment New State Law ...
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NO PURGING VOTERS

Lucas, the Supreme Court (SCOTUS) recently had oral arguments for Husted v. A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) . The case will determine whether or not Ohio violated the National Voter Registration ...
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U.S. CITIZEN NO MORE?

Justice Department Secures First Denaturalization As a Result of Operation Janus On January 5, Judge Stanley R. Chesler of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey entered an order ...
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OVERHAULING NEW YORK'S CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

Governor Cuomo Unveils 22nd Proposal of 2018 State of the State: Restoring Fairness in New York's Criminal Justice System Nation-leading, Five-Pronged Reform Package Will Ensure Equal Access to ...
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WANTS A PRESIDENTIAL PARDON POWER FORUM

Judiciary Democrats Urge Goodlatte to Hold Hearings on Trump’s Threat to Abuse His Pardon Power House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), recently led a letter signed by ...
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FIGHTING SANCTUARY CITY CUTS

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Amicus Brief To Protect NY Cities & Police Departments From Funding Cuts, Block Trump Administration From Punishing “Sanctuary” Jurisdictions 15 AGs File Brief ...
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ANIMUS: BIAS IN THE LAW

Book Talk and Panel Discussion Animus: A Short Introduction to Bias in the Law A Discussion with Author William D. Araiza Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School Tuesday, February 6 6 to 7:30 p.m. ...
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