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California clinics stand to lose federal funds after court lets Trump abortion rule take effect

California clinics stand to lose federal funds after court lets Trump abortion rule take effect

BY SOPHIA BOLLAG AND EMILY CADEI The Trump administration notched a legal win over California Thursday when a court ruled that the federal government could begin denying federal funding to health clinics that provide abortion referrals. The rule could affect hundreds of health clinics in California that use so-called Title X funds, which provide services ranging […]

9th Circuit Sides With California Sanctuary City Laws And Against DOJ

9th Circuit Sides With California Sanctuary City Laws And Against DOJ

Audrey Conklin | Reporter   The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco ruled against President Donald Trump on Thursday, affirming that California’s sanctuary city statutes do not conflict with federal immigration laws. The case began in March 2018 when the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a lawsuit against three of California’s laws regarding immigration, […]

9th Circuit Deals Trump An Immigration Win. Yes, You Read That Right

9th Circuit Deals Trump An Immigration Win. Yes, You Read That Right

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals temporarily lifted an order suspending the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), a Trump administration policy that requires Central American asylum-seekers to remain in Mexico before their appearance in immigration court. Though the Friday evening stay is not indicative of the government’s […]

Supreme Court Backs Trump Power To Detain Migrants Who Commit Crimes

Supreme Court Backs Trump Power To Detain Migrants Who Commit Crimes

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . A deeply divided Supreme Court ruled that immigration authorities can detain noncitizens for possible deportation long after they serve prison sentences for criminal convictions. The ACLU had argued that federal law imposes a strict time limit on when government officials can detain aliens for deportation after they […]

9TH Circuit Blocks Trump Effort to Deny Asylum for Illegal Aliens

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a temporary restraining order against a Trump administration policy that denies asylum to illegal aliens. The 2-1 decision is the latest setback the 9th Circuit has rendered to President Donald Trump’s immigration agenda. “Just as we may not, as […]

Federal Law Forbids Encouraging Illegal Immigration, The 9th Circuit Says That’s Unconstitutional

Federal Law Forbids Encouraging Illegal Immigration, The 9th Circuit Says That’s Unconstitutional

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a federal law Tuesday that makes it illegal to “encourage or induce” someone to enter the country illegally. The three-judge panel found the provision’s sweep “criminalizes a substantial amount of protected expression” in violation of the First Amendment. […]

Trump poised for major makeover of liberal 9th Circuit court

Trump poised for major makeover of liberal 9th Circuit court

By Barnini Chakraborty | Fox News The most liberal appeals court in America could soon be getting a Republican makeover if President Trump and Senate GOP leaders are able to fill seven open seats with conservative picks. Standing in their way is a wall of Democrats hellbent on protecting the long-standing leftward lean of the 9th Circuit […]

9th Circuit panel: Minors who enter US illegally may not be confined without hearing

9th Circuit panel: Minors who enter US illegally may not be confined without hearing

Minors who enter the U.S. without permission must be given a court hearing to determine whether they can be released, a federal appeals court panel decided unanimously Wednesday. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said immigration authorities continue to be bound by a 1997 lawsuit settlement that guaranteed court hearings […]

SCOTUS sides with CA school banning American flag shirt

SCOTUS sides with CA school banning American flag shirt

by James Poulos . After five years of controversy and litigation, viagra buy the U.S. Supreme Court let stand one of the most controversial rulings to come out of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Known for how often it is overturned in the higher court, the 9th Circuit sided last year against California high school students who […]