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March 22, 2019 - 11:45 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A judge is expected to rule on whether to allow R&B singer R. Kelly to travel overseas to perform several concerts to help the cash-strapped singer pay legal and other bills as he faces sex-abuse charges. Kelly arrived at a Chicago courthouse Friday morning for a hearing in the...
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December 15, 2018 - 6:37 am
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act "invalid" on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now. In a 55...
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November 16, 2018 - 12:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it will "temporarily reinstate" the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta in response to a judge's order. A federal judge on Friday ordered the administration to return the credentials that were revoked after Acosta and Trump tangled during...
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October 05, 2018 - 2:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge is rejecting an Oregon senator's attempt to force disclosure of more details on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before a confirmation vote. U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson on Friday turned down an emergency request by Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley...
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August 20, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — At least once a week, they assemble in Capitol meeting rooms for an hour-long strategy session. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is a regular attendee, as are some other Democratic senators, a dozen Senate aides and representatives of about 20...
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August 09, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By LISA MASCARO and JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The first batch of documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time in George W. Bush's White House has been released. The 5,700 pages were posted Thursday on the Senate Judiciary Committee's website after being...
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August 09, 2018 - 11:53 am
By ERIC TUCKER, STEPHEN BRAUN and CHAD DAY, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The federal judge overseeing the financial trial of Paul Manafort said Thursday he was likely in error when he angrily confronted prosecutors during expert witness testimony, telling jurors in the former Trump...
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June 15, 2018 - 3:10 pm
A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by banning his social media account. Court records show San Francisco Superior Court Judge Harold Kahn ruled in Jared Taylor's favor...
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June 06, 2018 - 1:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia over the way the city deals with immigrants in the country illegally. U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson issued a 93-page memo, saying the conditions placed on the city by the...
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June 01, 2018 - 1:25 pm
By DAVID PITT , Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge agreed Friday to temporarily block the most restrictive abortion law in the country under an agreement between the state and abortion rights groups. Attorneys for the state and Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds told the judge they...
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