Tag: federal government

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court denies request to block Ohio COVID-19 prisoner release plan

May 27, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court issued an Tuesday today denying the federal government’s request to block a plan to release elderly and low-risk prisoners of the Elkton Federal Correctional Institute (FCI-Elkton) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The plan was ordered by […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Federal judge allows South Carolina lawsuit over offshore drilling to proceed

February 20, 2020

Via: Jurist

A federal judge issued an order Tuesday allowing a case filed by South Carolina against the Trump administration over seismic testing for offshore oil exploration to proceed. Judge Richard Gergel dismissed several of South Carolina’s legal arguments but allowed the […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

3 law profs testify Trump committed impeachable offenses; a fourth isn’t a fan but sees ‘slipshod’ process

December 4, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

Three law professors told the House Judiciary Committee in opening statements Wednesday that President Donald Trump has committed “high crimes and misdemeanors” meriting his impeachment. One of the three professors said Trump’s actions amounted to an attack on constitutional safeguards […]

Know Your Rights

Federal judge extends ban on publishing certain instructions for 3D printed firearms

August 27, 2018

Via: Jurist

A federal judge in Seattle decided [order] Monday to extend a preliminary injunction effectively forbidding a Texan gun-rights activist from publishing plans for untraceable 3D printed firearms. The injunction prevents the federal government from implementing a settlement agreement it had […]