• The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday announced that it would take up the legality of President Trump's revised travel ban, The New York Times reported. The decision follows the court's ruling in October, which fully reinstated the b...

    ...read more
  • The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday announced its appeal of a federal district court judge's decision to block the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Further, the agency als...

    ...read more
  • A federal judge on Tuesday evening issued a nationwide injunction blocking the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, reported The New York Times. The ruling by Judge William Alsup of ...

    ...read more
  • Trump's Travel Ban Back in the Courts

    Posted on January 4 2018

    A federal appeals court panel ruled late last month that President Trump's third travel ban violates federal law, reported The Washington Post. The three-judge panel with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit stated that the...

    ...read more
  • A federal appeals court on Friday ruled to allow the U.S. Education Department to resume collecting defaulted students loans following a six-month freeze imposed by a lower court, Politico reported. Hundreds of thousands of defaulted st...

    ...read more
  • The U.S. Justice Department has accused Harvard University of failing to cooperate with its investigation of the university's admissions policies, reported The Chronicle of Higher Education and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. H...

    ...read more
  • Princeton University and Microsoft have filed a joint federal lawsuit against President Trump's rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, reports Inside Higher Ed.  A DACA-protected student, M...

    ...read more
  • The Democratic attorneys general of 19 states and the District of Columbia this week objected to the latest postponement of the Obama-era borrower defense rule, which aims to make it simpler for defrauded students to have their student l...

    ...read more
  • The U.S. Department of Labor, under the Trump administration, plans to appeal a ruling that struck down a contentious Obama-era regulation that would have extended overtime pay to an estimated 4 million people, The Hill reported. The age...

    ...read more
  • NC Governor Fights to End Bathroom Dispute

    Posted on October 19 2017

    North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper (D) on Wednesday submitted a consent decree with the plaintiffs to the U.S. District Court in Greensboro that seeks to end a legal dispute over bathroom access for transgender individuals, according to ...

    ...read more