Hillary Clinton and the Democrats want to restrict the rights of law-abiding people to own firearms. Specifically, Mrs Clinton believes that the decision in District of Columbia v Heller, which first held that the Second Amendment protects...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! On Nov. 8, Arkansas, Florida and North Dakota will vote on medical marijuana. Currently 25 states and the District of Columbia have medical cannabis programs. On Nov. 8, Arkansas, Florida and North Dakota...Show More Summary
Below are The Post’s endorsements for 2016 elections in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. This is not a complete list of contests on the ballot. On Election Day, Nov. 8, polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the District and Maryland, and 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Virginia. To find […]
From the BLS: Regional and State Employment and Unemployment SummaryUnemployment rates were significantly lower in September in 7 states, higher in 1 state, and stable in 42 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.... Show More Summary
During Wednesday's debate, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton made a rather curious claim about the District of Columbia v. Heller Supreme Court...
In tonight’s debate, Hillary said this: “What the District of Columbia was trying to do was protect toddlers from guns.” Here is the URL to the Heller decision. Here is the URL to the oral arguments. Extra credit to any reader who can find reference to the words “toddler,” “baby,” or “child” anywhere in the […]
Over the past few years, battles have raged in nearly every state legislature over the controversial topic of physician-assisted suicide. Currently, bills are imminent in New Jersey and the District of Columbia. On the ballot this November in Colorado, voters will decide Initiative 145, known as the “Medical Aid in Dying Proposal.” While these bills […]
By Steven Kinsey, West Virginia University and Divya Ramesh, University of Connecticut Currently 25 states and the District of Columbia have medical cannabis programs. On Nov. 8, Arkansas, Florida and North Dakota will vote on medical...Show More Summary
Currently 25 states and the District of Columbia have medical cannabis programs. On Nov. 8, Arkansas, Florida and North Dakota will vote on medical cannabis ballot initiatives, while Montana will vote on repealing limitations in its existing law. We have no political position on cannabis...
District of Columbia leaders have come up with a new name for the city in the unlikely event that it becomes a state: State of Washington, D.C. For decades, statehood … Click to Continue »
(4 minute read) Last week the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia reversed the 2014 CFPB victory against PHH Mortgage over reinsurance kickbacks. The punitive $109,000,000 fine levied by Director Richard Cordray was vacated. Back in February of 1990, then heavyweight champion Mike Tyson fought underdog journeyman Buster [...]
Two security guards investigated in the death of a special education teacher who died after being taken into custody at a District of Columbia apartment building will not face charges, … Click to Continue »
BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court Finds Structure of CFPB Unconstitutional. The decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit said the consumer-finance watchdog violated the Constitution’s separation of powers because its director isn’t sufficiently answerable to the president. It rejected the idea of shutting down the CFPB, and instead said the […]
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's request for an injunction to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) by Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners. TheShow More Summary
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Donald Trump's new luxury hotel in downtown Washington has been vandalized. District of Columbia police say someone spray-painted the phrases "black lives matter" and "no justice no peace" on the … Click to Continue »
By Paul Kiel / ProPublica A coalition of attorneys general representing 49 states and the District of Columbia announced a settlement today with USA Discounters, requiring it to pay $40 million in penalties and wipe out more than $95 million in debt for its past customers.
Spotlight on UDC Legislation Clinic Students’ Advocacy for #TamponTax Repeal I mentioned here that students in the Legislation Clinic at the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law were among those testifying on behalf of the proposed legislation repealing D.C. tax on diapers and menstrual … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors
D.C. Considering Repeal of the Tampon Tax The Council of the District of Columbia’s Finance and Revenue Committee held hearings earlier this week on B21-696, the “Feminine Hygiene and Diapers Sales Tax Exemption Amendment Act of 2016.” Students in the Legislation Clinic at the University of the … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors