• 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 ...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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 ...

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  • Democratic attorneys general from 17 states and the District of Columbia filed suit against the U.S. Education Department, arguing that the agency illegally delayed enforcement of the Obama-era gainful employment rule, Inside Higher Ed r...

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  • This week, two federal judges issued orders blocking the Trump administration's latest travel ban, reported The Washington Post. The controversial ban is the administration's third attempt to restrict entry into the U.S. of trav...

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