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Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down California’s Ban on High-Capacity Gun Magazines

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down California’s Ban on High-Capacity Gun Magazines

BY JANITA KAN A federal appeals court on Friday struck down California’s ban on high-capacity magazines, saying that the law is illegal because it violates the Second Amendment under the U.S. Constitution. The California law challenged in the case, which was enacted in 2016, bans the possession of large-capacity magazines (LCMs) that hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition. The law […]

Senate Confirms 200th Trump Judicial Appointee To Federal Appeals Court

Senate Confirms 200th Trump Judicial Appointee To Federal Appeals Court

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter The United States Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s 200th judicial appointee to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Wednesday. Judge Cory Wilson, a conservative judge who currently serves on the Mississippi Court of Appeals, is the 200th judge Trump has nominated and Senate has confirmed to fill court vacancies since he became […]

Federal appeals court deals blow to President Obama’s amnesty

Federal appeals court deals blow to President Obama’s amnesty

Obama’s climate-change rules could kill nearly 300K jobs: report

Obama’s climate-change rules could kill nearly 300K jobs: report

On the same day the Obama administration defends its climate-change agenda in court, new research shows that the president’s proposed regulations could cost nearly 300,000 U.S. jobs. A report from the center-right American Action Forum says the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan – which would dramatically limit carbon emissions from power plants – could […]