Tag: Federal Judge

Policy, State & Local

Judge to hear arguments from TikTok and content creators who are challenging Montana’s ban on app

October 12, 2023

Via: Federal News Network

A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday in a case filed by TikTok and five Montana content creators who want the court to block the state’s ban on the video sharing app before it takes effect Jan. 1. […]

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Federal judge blocks New York counties’ attempt to protect local hotels from becoming migrant shelters

June 7, 2023

Via: Fox News

A federal judge on Tuesday halted two New York counties’ orders designed to block New York City from sending migrants to hotels in their jurisdictions as the Big Apple scrambles to tackle a migrant crisis. Judge Nelson Roman of the […]

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Federal judge blocks Arizona’s ‘personhood’ abortion law

July 11, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

A federal judge in Phoenix on Monday blocked a 2021 state “personhood” law that gives all legal rights to unborn children and that abortion rights groups said put providers at risk of prosecution for a variety of crimes. U.S. District […]

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Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

October 7, 2021

Via: Washington's Top News

A federal judge ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., calling it an “offensive deprivation” of a constitutional right by banning most abortions in the nation’s second-most populous state since September. The order Wednesday by […]

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Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Trump’s Deregulation Plan

January 2, 2020

Via: Government Executive

After an almost three year legal battle, a federal judge in late December dismissed a lawsuit challenging an executive order President Trump issued shortly after his inauguration that requires agencies to cut two regulations for every new one issued. The […]