Romany Erian Melek Hetta is a Coptic Christian who fled Egypt because he was persecuted for his faith. Now he's suing the Museum of the Bible, alleging racial profiling and false imprisonment.
Bill Barr told senators he’d take the same stance of the Obama administration — not that of former attorney general Jeff Sessions.
The Census Bureau committed a “veritable smorgasbord of classic, clear-cut ... violations," the judge wrote.
Fox News host Jeanine Pirro assuaged the president, telling him, “Viewers ... are behind you 100%.”
Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced plans to pardon 3,500 marijuana convictions Friday after he filed a “test the waters” organization to challenge Trump in 2020.
A Court Just Ruled Trump's Transgender Military Ban Should Take Effect, But It Won’t Change Anything Yet
The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit contends it's not a ban because transgender people can serve as their birth sex — that is, they can pretend they're not transgender.
"We will be ready to defend no matter who files [a lawsuit],” a Justice Department official said Tuesday.
“We expect most owners will comply with the law,” a Justice Department official said on Tuesday.
“I get to count ballots that will be ignored,” Palm Beach County’s election supervisor said with a sigh.
“There has been a history of actions that could be, at the least, perceived as favoring a white Protestant audience,” the museum’s curation director said.
"The state’s regulatory interest is sufficient to justify the deadline.”
Scott recused himself from the state canvassing board on Thursday.
Counting millions of ballots by hand — between Thursday night and Sunday morning — has widely been considered impossible for large, Democrat-dominated counties.
Democrats hope a hand count could find thousands of votes in Broward County and other left-leaning strongholds that machines had failed to register in previous counts.
The ruling sides with Democrats, who said a policy of tossing out valid ballots with signature issues was unconstitutional.
“No man should be a judge in his own cause,” said voter rights groups in a lawsuit alleging Scott illegally abused his power as governor.
A Judge In Florida Just Ruled Against Gov. Rick Scott’s Request To Impound Ballots In A Big, Democratic County
Judge Jack Tuter rejected Gov. Rick Scott’s request to impound ballots, but supported a plan by both sides to enhance security at an elections office in Broward County for “an additional layer of confidence.”
The Senate candidate wants an immediate hearing to put voting equipment in two counties under the watch of law enforcement during a recount.
Both the closely watched Senate and governor’s races will be recounted, while Trump, without evidence, continued to accuse Democrats of trying to “steal” the elections.
Republicans say local officials have committed “fraud,” while Democrats say the state is planning to undercount young voters and racial minorities.