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www.dw.com
12 hours ago
Europe news

Russian exiles report canceled ID cards DW 07/21/2024

After the war on Ukraine in 2022, Russian activists face ID card revocations, hindering legal processes and freedom of movement. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
Left-wing politics

Trump and Zelensky speak by phone as Ukraine worries about U.S. backing.

Democratic officials urge virtual selection of Biden to avoid convention floor disagreements and legal challenges. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Law

The Supreme Court is sending some mixed signals about executive power

Supreme Court rulings expanded presidential power and limited executive branch, creating a wave of legal challenges. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
Digital life

Fund to Aid Children Harmed at Birth Hasn't Kept Promises, Families Say

The legal battle and challenges faced by a family after a difficult birth resulted in a partial settlement due to New York law quirks. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Bracing for Start of Trial in Gun Case, Hunter Biden Is Squeezed for Money

Hunter Biden is facing financial troubles and relying on loans from friends and family to cover expenses. [ more ]
#texas-supreme-court
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Texas Supreme Court Rejects Challenge on Exceptions to Abortion Ban

The Texas Supreme Court upheld the state's strict abortion ban despite challenges, highlighting the struggle to expand medical emergency exceptions. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Law

Texas Supreme Court keeps abortion ban in place, allows lawsuit to continue

The Texas Supreme Court allowed a lawsuit challenging abortion bans to continue but refused to block the ban during ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Texas Supreme Court Rejects Challenge on Exceptions to Abortion Ban

The Texas Supreme Court upheld the state's strict abortion ban despite challenges, highlighting the struggle to expand medical emergency exceptions. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Law

Texas Supreme Court keeps abortion ban in place, allows lawsuit to continue

The Texas Supreme Court allowed a lawsuit challenging abortion bans to continue but refused to block the ban during ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
moretexas-supreme-court
Above the Law
1 month ago
Law

Stephen Miller's NYU John Doe Won't Get His Day In Court

Judge dismissed lawsuit challenging NYU's Law Review practices for bias against White men.
Possibility of future suits over language in application process or diversity in Law Review board members. [ more ]
#elon-musk
Fast Company
1 month ago
Cars

Musk's $56 billion pay package: What are the legal hurdles?

Shareholders to vote on Musk's $56 billion pay package and Tesla's relocation to Texas, potentially leading to legal challenges. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Cars

Justice Department Investigating Tesla's Self-Driving Claims

The financial success of Tesla significantly contributes to Elon Musk's net worth despite ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Cars

Musk's $56 billion pay package: What are the legal hurdles?

Shareholders to vote on Musk's $56 billion pay package and Tesla's relocation to Texas, potentially leading to legal challenges. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Cars

Justice Department Investigating Tesla's Self-Driving Claims

The financial success of Tesla significantly contributes to Elon Musk's net worth despite ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
moreelon-musk
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Law

Texas' Controversial Immigration Law Would Be a Train Wreck-and Not Just for Immigrants

State-level immigration enforcement laws like Texas' S.B. 4 are contentious and face legal challenges, inspired by past unsuccessful attempts. [ more ]
#amnesty-law
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
FC Barcelona

Spain Approves Amnesty for Participants in 2017 Catalan Independence Vote

Spain's Parliament approved amnesty for Catalan separatists linked to the 2017 referendum, facing opposition, sparking anger and demonstrations, with concerns about violating equality and potential legal challenges. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
FC Barcelona

Spain gives final approval to Catalan amnesty bill DW 05/30/2024

Spanish parliament approves amnesty for Catalan separatists from 2017 secession bid. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
FC Barcelona

Spain Approves Amnesty for Participants in 2017 Catalan Independence Vote

Spain's Parliament approved amnesty for Catalan separatists linked to the 2017 referendum, facing opposition, sparking anger and demonstrations, with concerns about violating equality and potential legal challenges. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
FC Barcelona

Spain gives final approval to Catalan amnesty bill DW 05/30/2024

Spanish parliament approves amnesty for Catalan separatists from 2017 secession bid. [ more ]
moreamnesty-law
#tiktok
Above the Law
1 month ago
Marketing

The Biggest TikTok Challenge Is On Its Way

The U.S. appeals court sets a fast-track schedule to consider legal challenges to force ByteDance to divest TikTok's U.S. assets by January 19, or face a ban. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Marketing

Challenges to potential TikTok ban to be heard by US Court in September

The U.S. appeals court sets a fast-track schedule to consider legal challenges for TikTok's parent company to divest U.S. assets by January 19. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Marketing

US court to hear challenges to potential TikTok ban in September

The U.S. appeals court set a fast-track schedule for legal challenges to the law requiring ByteDance to divest TikTok's U.S. assets by Jan. 19. [ more ]
Digiday
1 month ago
Marketing

TikTok moves toward 'performance automation vision' with latest machine learning ad tools

TikTok introduces Performance Automation, enhancing ad automation capabilities to reassure advertisers and maintain engagement despite legal challenges. [ more ]
Engadget
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok is suing the US government to stop its app being banned

TikTok challenges US law threatening ban; claims divestiture isn't feasible and law violates First Amendment. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Marketing

Can the First Amendment Save TikTok?

TikTok may challenge US law banning TikTok, citing First Amendment
Experts suggest that the law may face challenges due to First Amendment concerns [ more ]
Above the Law
1 month ago
Marketing

The Biggest TikTok Challenge Is On Its Way

The U.S. appeals court sets a fast-track schedule to consider legal challenges to force ByteDance to divest TikTok's U.S. assets by January 19, or face a ban. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Marketing

Challenges to potential TikTok ban to be heard by US Court in September

The U.S. appeals court sets a fast-track schedule to consider legal challenges for TikTok's parent company to divest U.S. assets by January 19. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Marketing

US court to hear challenges to potential TikTok ban in September

The U.S. appeals court set a fast-track schedule for legal challenges to the law requiring ByteDance to divest TikTok's U.S. assets by Jan. 19. [ more ]
Digiday
1 month ago
Marketing

TikTok moves toward 'performance automation vision' with latest machine learning ad tools

TikTok introduces Performance Automation, enhancing ad automation capabilities to reassure advertisers and maintain engagement despite legal challenges. [ more ]
Engadget
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok is suing the US government to stop its app being banned

TikTok challenges US law threatening ban; claims divestiture isn't feasible and law violates First Amendment. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Marketing

Can the First Amendment Save TikTok?

TikTok may challenge US law banning TikTok, citing First Amendment
Experts suggest that the law may face challenges due to First Amendment concerns [ more ]
moretiktok
#education-policy
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Education

Tech startup Odyssey goes on journey to help states implement school choice programs | TechCrunch

Odyssey provides an end-to-end public fund disbursement platform for educational offerings. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Administration Canceling Student Loans for Another 160,000 Borrowers

The Biden administration is canceling student loans for 160,000 borrowers, totaling $7.7 billion, part of a broader effort to alleviate student debt. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Education

South Carolina education leader: schools should ignore LGBTQ-inclusive Title IX rule

Opposition to Biden administration's LGBTQ-inclusive Title IX interpretation. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Education

Tech startup Odyssey goes on journey to help states implement school choice programs | TechCrunch

Odyssey provides an end-to-end public fund disbursement platform for educational offerings. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Administration Canceling Student Loans for Another 160,000 Borrowers

The Biden administration is canceling student loans for 160,000 borrowers, totaling $7.7 billion, part of a broader effort to alleviate student debt. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Education

South Carolina education leader: schools should ignore LGBTQ-inclusive Title IX rule

Opposition to Biden administration's LGBTQ-inclusive Title IX interpretation. [ more ]
moreeducation-policy
#donald-j-trump
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US Elections

The judge will first instruct the jurors on the law. Here's the latest.

Donald J. Trump faces trial for falsifying business records tied to hush-money payment. Accused of orchestrating a scheme to influence the 2016 presidential election. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

As Trump Trial Nears Its End, the Law May Give Prosecutors an Edge

The evidence against Trump in the criminal trial is mounting, with a focus on witness testimonies, recordings, and documents, although challenges to witness credibility exist. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Judge Won't Delay Trump's Criminal Trial to Wait for Immunity Ruling

The judge rejected Trump's bid to delay trial, removing obstacle to prosecution of a former president.
Trump's efforts to delay criminal cases, amidst bid to regain White House, are facing challenges and scrutiny. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US Elections

The judge will first instruct the jurors on the law. Here's the latest.

Donald J. Trump faces trial for falsifying business records tied to hush-money payment. Accused of orchestrating a scheme to influence the 2016 presidential election. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

As Trump Trial Nears Its End, the Law May Give Prosecutors an Edge

The evidence against Trump in the criminal trial is mounting, with a focus on witness testimonies, recordings, and documents, although challenges to witness credibility exist. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Judge Won't Delay Trump's Criminal Trial to Wait for Immunity Ruling

The judge rejected Trump's bid to delay trial, removing obstacle to prosecution of a former president.
Trump's efforts to delay criminal cases, amidst bid to regain White House, are facing challenges and scrutiny. [ more ]
moredonald-j-trump
#civil-liberties
The Nation
1 month ago
New York City

The NYCLU Sues to Overturn a Landmark Sex Offender Law

New York state law restricts sex offenders from living or working within 1,000 feet of school grounds, creating challenges for individuals like MG. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

'Reverse' searches: The sneaky ways that police tap tech companies for your private data | TechCrunch

Police departments rely on tech companies' data for criminal investigations.
Reverse searches demand vast amounts of user data from tech giants for law enforcement purposes. [ more ]
The Nation
1 month ago
New York City

The NYCLU Sues to Overturn a Landmark Sex Offender Law

New York state law restricts sex offenders from living or working within 1,000 feet of school grounds, creating challenges for individuals like MG. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

'Reverse' searches: The sneaky ways that police tap tech companies for your private data | TechCrunch

Police departments rely on tech companies' data for criminal investigations.
Reverse searches demand vast amounts of user data from tech giants for law enforcement purposes. [ more ]
morecivil-liberties
Fast Company
1 month ago
Law

Abortion pills in Louisiana will now be controlled substances like Xanax

Louisiana reclassifies abortion pills as controlled substances, making it a crime to possess without a prescription, affecting access to medication abortion. [ more ]
#donald-trump
Intelligencer
1 month ago
US Elections

Trump Guilty Verdict Would Feed Election-Denial Claims

Trump may face a criminal conviction, potentially impacting his 2024 election, leading to claims of a rigged verdict and pre-set challenges to results. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump Demands White House Apologize to Him for SHAM TRIAL'

Former President Donald Trump demands apology from White House over legal challenges. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Law

Donald Trump: Still Gagged

Trump's gag order upheld by court despite his repeated violations and ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Donald Trump leads Joe Biden in five key battleground states, new polls show

Donald Trump leads Biden in crucial battleground states. Trump faces legal challenges. Biden maintains a narrow lead in Wisconsin. Contradictory poll results highlight ongoing uncertainties in the political landscape. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US Elections

Opinion | Trump Is Not Invincible

Trump's supposed invulnerability to scandals may actually make him stronger as he faces legal challenges. [ more ]
Queerty
2 months ago
US Elections

Even Donald Trump is sick of Kari Lake & wants her to move out of Mar-a-Lago

Kari Lake's frequent visits to Mar-a-Lago are causing concern for Donald Trump due to her impact on his chances in Arizona. [ more ]
Intelligencer
1 month ago
US Elections

Trump Guilty Verdict Would Feed Election-Denial Claims

Trump may face a criminal conviction, potentially impacting his 2024 election, leading to claims of a rigged verdict and pre-set challenges to results. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump Demands White House Apologize to Him for SHAM TRIAL'

Former President Donald Trump demands apology from White House over legal challenges. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Law

Donald Trump: Still Gagged

Trump's gag order upheld by court despite his repeated violations and ongoing legal challenges. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Donald Trump leads Joe Biden in five key battleground states, new polls show

Donald Trump leads Biden in crucial battleground states. Trump faces legal challenges. Biden maintains a narrow lead in Wisconsin. Contradictory poll results highlight ongoing uncertainties in the political landscape. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US Elections

Opinion | Trump Is Not Invincible

Trump's supposed invulnerability to scandals may actually make him stronger as he faces legal challenges. [ more ]
Queerty
2 months ago
US Elections

Even Donald Trump is sick of Kari Lake & wants her to move out of Mar-a-Lago

Kari Lake's frequent visits to Mar-a-Lago are causing concern for Donald Trump due to her impact on his chances in Arizona. [ more ]
moredonald-trump
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Judge Blocks Florida From Criminalizing Transport of Undocumented Immigrants

A federal judge temporarily blocked part of a Florida law criminalizing the transport of undocumented immigrants, undermining state enforcement efforts and upholding federal authority over immigration. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Health

6 key facts about abortion laws and the 2024 election

Abortion access constantly changing due to state laws and legal challenges, impacting doctors and healthcare systems. [ more ]
Electronic Frontier Foundation
2 months ago
Privacy professionals

EFF to Court: Electronic Ankle Monitoring Is Bad. Sharing That Data Is Even Worse.

The government violates privacy rights by continuously tracking individuals on pretrial release through electronic monitoring. [ more ]
#immigration
Privacy International
2 months ago
EU data protection

Two court judgments, one regulatory decision - Bricks fall around UK's GPS tagging of migrants

The UK Home Office's policy of placing people released from immigration detention under 24/7 GPS surveillance is facing legal challenges. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Homeless NYC migrant who 'swiped' historic FDNY boat freed without bail - immediately strikes again: sources

Homeless migrant Juan Hernandez, known as 'Boat Boy,' released without bail after boat thefts, attempts to board another ship, posing challenges for authorities. [ more ]
Privacy International
2 months ago
EU data protection

Two court judgments, one regulatory decision - Bricks fall around UK's GPS tagging of migrants

The UK Home Office's policy of placing people released from immigration detention under 24/7 GPS surveillance is facing legal challenges. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Homeless NYC migrant who 'swiped' historic FDNY boat freed without bail - immediately strikes again: sources

Homeless migrant Juan Hernandez, known as 'Boat Boy,' released without bail after boat thefts, attempts to board another ship, posing challenges for authorities. [ more ]
moreimmigration
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Law

What the Supreme Court Ruling Means for Other Consumer Bureau Actions

The Supreme Court's ruling allows the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to resume court cases but doesn't eliminate all legal obstacles. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
California

Newsom administration unveils new $20-billion cost estimate for delta water tunnel

The estimated cost of building the water tunnel beneath the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta has risen to $20.1 billion. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

What Congestion Pricing Would Mean for the Subways

Congestion pricing plan for Midtown and Lower Manhattan could face delays due to legal challenges. [ more ]
#privacy-concerns
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Tile owner Life360 picks satellites over partnering with Apple or Google

Tile is partnering with Hubble Network to offer satellite connectivity for its Bluetooth trackers, expanding its capabilities against competitors like Apple and Google. [ more ]
Ars Technica
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Florida braces for lawsuits over law banning kids from social media

Florida bans kids under 14 from social media without parental permission, facing legal challenges.
Companies must verify ages on social media apps and face fines for non-compliance in Florida. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Tech industry

Tile owner Life360 picks satellites over partnering with Apple or Google

Tile is partnering with Hubble Network to offer satellite connectivity for its Bluetooth trackers, expanding its capabilities against competitors like Apple and Google. [ more ]
Ars Technica
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Florida braces for lawsuits over law banning kids from social media

Florida bans kids under 14 from social media without parental permission, facing legal challenges.
Companies must verify ages on social media apps and face fines for non-compliance in Florida. [ more ]
moreprivacy-concerns
#human-rights
Irish Independent
2 months ago
EU data protection

UK's controversial Rwanda Bill does not apply to Northern Ireland, judge rules

The Irish Immigration and Asylum Act imposes a duty to remove individuals and has faced legal challenges for its potential negative impact. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Ghana Supreme Court suspends televised hearing on anti-LGBTQ+ legislation

The Supreme Court of Ghana televised hearings on challenges to the anti-LGBTQ+ law, facing accusations of unconstitutionality and improper passing procedures. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

The Rwanda bill explained: What is the controversial policy and what happens next?

The UK's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda was deemed unlawful by the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court due to concerns about the safety of refugees. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
EU data protection

UK's controversial Rwanda Bill does not apply to Northern Ireland, judge rules

The Irish Immigration and Asylum Act imposes a duty to remove individuals and has faced legal challenges for its potential negative impact. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Ghana Supreme Court suspends televised hearing on anti-LGBTQ+ legislation

The Supreme Court of Ghana televised hearings on challenges to the anti-LGBTQ+ law, facing accusations of unconstitutionality and improper passing procedures. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

The Rwanda bill explained: What is the controversial policy and what happens next?

The UK's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda was deemed unlawful by the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court due to concerns about the safety of refugees. [ more ]
morehuman-rights
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Gov. Jim Justice Faces Heavy Business Debts as He Seeks Senate Seat

Jim Justice, West Virginia's governor-turned-politician, faces mounting legal challenges despite his favored position in the Senate race. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Remote teams

Canada's Public Sector Unions Threaten Disruption Over Return to Office

Public sector unions in Canada are initiating legal challenges against the government's return-to-office mandates. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

New York's legal weed program plagued by inexperienced leaders, report finds

Inexperienced leadership hindered New York's legal cannabis market development. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Giuliani Is Suspended by WABC, and His Radio Show Is Canceled

Rudolph Giuliani's radio show on WABC was suspended and canceled due to his refusal to comply with station policy on discussing discredited election claims. [ more ]
ComputerWeekly.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Germany: European Court of Justice ruling on EncroChat could lead to new legal challenges | Computer Weekly

A CJEU ruling may provoke legal challenges over evidence from EncroChat, emphasizing the necessity of formal notification between EU member states for intercepted communications. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Marketing

Are You Kidding Me? - See Also

Exposing judicial corruption may lead to unexpected recognition and rewards.
Challenges faced by Columbia graduates for protesting highlight potential consequences for standing up for rights. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
Cars

Legal roadblocks: Liability issues in motorcycle and car crash cases

Legal complexities in motorcycle and car crash cases can present formidable roadblocks to justice, requiring a thorough investigation to determine liability. [ more ]
#expansion
TESLARATI
2 months ago
San Francisco

Waymo driverless rides to reach seven new Bay Area cities

Waymo is expanding driverless ride-hailing services to new Bay Area cities, facing legal challenges and growing skepticism post-Cruise incident. [ more ]
The Verge
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Stability AI lays off roughly 10 percent of its workforce

Stability AI laid off employees amidst expansion, upheaval, and legal challenges. [ more ]
TESLARATI
2 months ago
San Francisco

Waymo driverless rides to reach seven new Bay Area cities

Waymo is expanding driverless ride-hailing services to new Bay Area cities, facing legal challenges and growing skepticism post-Cruise incident. [ more ]
The Verge
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Stability AI lays off roughly 10 percent of its workforce

Stability AI laid off employees amidst expansion, upheaval, and legal challenges. [ more ]
moreexpansion
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Women

These 4 states don't allow pregnant women to get a divorce

Pregnant women in abusive marriages face challenges divorcing in certain states, highlighting the lack of control they have over their lives. [ more ]
#biden-administration
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Court strikes down youth climate lawsuit on Biden administration request

Federal appeals court granted Biden administration's request to strike down landmark youth climate case, upsetting climate advocates. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Four Southern states are suing the Biden admin for the right to discriminate against LGBTQ+ kids

Four Southern states and conservative organizations are suing the Biden administration over anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination ban in education. [ more ]
Boston.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden administration announces another round of loan cancellation under new repayment plan

The Biden administration is canceling student loans for 206,000 borrowers through a new repayment plan to make higher education accessible. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden to Announce Student Debt Relief for Millions in Swing-State Pitch

President Biden announces plan to pay off student loans for millions of borrowers
Plan aims to provide relief to 23 million borrowers by reducing or wiping out their debt [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Will Try Again to Wipe Out Student Loan Debt for Millions of Borrowers

President Biden to announce new effort to reduce student loan debt for millions of borrowers.
Proposed regulations by Education Department to target borrowers with accrued interest and financial hardship. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Court strikes down youth climate lawsuit on Biden administration request

Federal appeals court granted Biden administration's request to strike down landmark youth climate case, upsetting climate advocates. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Four Southern states are suing the Biden admin for the right to discriminate against LGBTQ+ kids

Four Southern states and conservative organizations are suing the Biden administration over anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination ban in education. [ more ]
Boston.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden administration announces another round of loan cancellation under new repayment plan

The Biden administration is canceling student loans for 206,000 borrowers through a new repayment plan to make higher education accessible. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden to Announce Student Debt Relief for Millions in Swing-State Pitch

President Biden announces plan to pay off student loans for millions of borrowers
Plan aims to provide relief to 23 million borrowers by reducing or wiping out their debt [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Will Try Again to Wipe Out Student Loan Debt for Millions of Borrowers

President Biden to announce new effort to reduce student loan debt for millions of borrowers.
Proposed regulations by Education Department to target borrowers with accrued interest and financial hardship. [ more ]
morebiden-administration
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Law

Arizona Democrats to make final push to repeal near-total abortion ban

Arizona Democrats aim to repeal near-total abortion ban, seeking bipartisan support for bill approval. [ more ]
Futurism
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Artists Sue Google Over Its AI Image Generator

AI data scraping faces legal challenges in copyright protection, with artists suing Google for alleged copyright infringement.
The lawsuit highlights the struggle to define copyright infringement in the context of AI technology. [ more ]
#openai
Forbes
2 months ago
EU data protection

Data Activists Target OpenAI In Challenge To ChatGPT's 'Hallucination' Problem

Privacy activists filed a complaint against OpenAI for ChatGPT's misinformation issues, urging tech firms to address AI tool problems. [ more ]
ReadWrite
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

YouTube CEO underlines training AI models on its videos is against the rules

YouTube prohibits using its videos to train AI models, as it violates terms.
OpenAI faces legal challenges and scrutiny over training data transparency. [ more ]
Forbes
2 months ago
EU data protection

Data Activists Target OpenAI In Challenge To ChatGPT's 'Hallucination' Problem

Privacy activists filed a complaint against OpenAI for ChatGPT's misinformation issues, urging tech firms to address AI tool problems. [ more ]
ReadWrite
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

YouTube CEO underlines training AI models on its videos is against the rules

YouTube prohibits using its videos to train AI models, as it violates terms.
OpenAI faces legal challenges and scrutiny over training data transparency. [ more ]
moreopenai
#ftc
Createsend
2 months ago
Business

The Morning Risk Report: Business Groups Race to Block FTC's Ban on Noncompete Agreements

The FTC issued a rule prohibiting noncompete agreements, facing legal challenges from business groups and sparking debates on their anticompetitive nature. [ more ]
Bloomberglaw
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Meta Can't Delay FTC Review of Privacy Terms, Appeals Court Says

Meta Platforms Inc. failed to delay FTC reexamination of privacy breaches on Facebook.
US Court of Appeals did not grant Meta's request for injunction due to lack of success likelihood on constitutional challenges. [ more ]
Createsend
2 months ago
Business

The Morning Risk Report: Business Groups Race to Block FTC's Ban on Noncompete Agreements

The FTC issued a rule prohibiting noncompete agreements, facing legal challenges from business groups and sparking debates on their anticompetitive nature. [ more ]
Bloomberglaw
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Meta Can't Delay FTC Review of Privacy Terms, Appeals Court Says

Meta Platforms Inc. failed to delay FTC reexamination of privacy breaches on Facebook.
US Court of Appeals did not grant Meta's request for injunction due to lack of success likelihood on constitutional challenges. [ more ]
moreftc
Axios
2 months ago
Business

Federal regulators just passed two new worker-friendly rules

Regulations like noncompete bans are helping rebalance power towards workers in the U.S. [ more ]
#tiktok-ban
The Verge
2 months ago
Marketing

Biden signs TikTok "ban" bill into law, starting the clock for ByteDance to divest it

Foreign aid package includes ban on TikTok if ByteDance doesn't divest within a year. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Vows to Fight Its Ban. Here's How the Battle May Play Out

Congress is moving towards banning TikTok over national security concerns despite potential legal challenges and public backlash. [ more ]
time.com
3 months ago
Marketing

The House Votes for Possible TikTok Ban in the U.S. Here's What That Means

House passed legislation to ban TikTok in the U.S. if not sold within a year, but the app may not disappear soon due to potential legal challenges. [ more ]
time.com
3 months ago
Marketing

The House TikTok Ban Is an Empty Threat

The proposed TikTok ban by the House of Representatives may face legal and practical challenges.
TikTok has taken significant measures to secure data on American users to address concerns about Chinese government exploitation. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Marketing

Biden signs TikTok "ban" bill into law, starting the clock for ByteDance to divest it

Foreign aid package includes ban on TikTok if ByteDance doesn't divest within a year. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Vows to Fight Its Ban. Here's How the Battle May Play Out

Congress is moving towards banning TikTok over national security concerns despite potential legal challenges and public backlash. [ more ]
time.com
3 months ago
Marketing

The House Votes for Possible TikTok Ban in the U.S. Here's What That Means

House passed legislation to ban TikTok in the U.S. if not sold within a year, but the app may not disappear soon due to potential legal challenges. [ more ]
time.com
3 months ago
Marketing

The House TikTok Ban Is an Empty Threat

The proposed TikTok ban by the House of Representatives may face legal and practical challenges.
TikTok has taken significant measures to secure data on American users to address concerns about Chinese government exploitation. [ more ]
moretiktok-ban
#supreme-court
www.queerty.com
2 months ago
Law

Kari Lake drives her Senate campaign further into the ground with more chaos & courtroom embarrassments

Kari Lake's legal challenges related to her gubernatorial defeat continue to result in losses, with the Supreme Court dismissing her lawsuit against electronic voting machines. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 months ago
Law

Supreme Court gives skeptical eye to key statute used to prosecute Jan. 6 rioters

The U.S. Supreme Court appeared divided on Tuesday, with conservatives expressing skepticism about the statute used to prosecute Jan. 6 riot participants. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Law

Opinion | The Persistent Threat to Abortion Rights

The Supreme Court is hearing a major challenge to abortion rights on limiting access to mifepristone, with potential implications for reproductive freedom in America.
Despite potential setbacks in the Supreme Court, anti-abortion forces are focused on long-term strategies, highlighting the ongoing battle over reproductive rights. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Medicine

Opinion | Abortion Law Is Far From Settled

The Supreme Court is hearing controversial abortion cases post-Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.
One case involves challenging FDA regulations on mifepristone for medication abortions, potentially impacting access to the drug. [ more ]
www.queerty.com
2 months ago
Law

Kari Lake drives her Senate campaign further into the ground with more chaos & courtroom embarrassments

Kari Lake's legal challenges related to her gubernatorial defeat continue to result in losses, with the Supreme Court dismissing her lawsuit against electronic voting machines. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 months ago
Law

Supreme Court gives skeptical eye to key statute used to prosecute Jan. 6 rioters

The U.S. Supreme Court appeared divided on Tuesday, with conservatives expressing skepticism about the statute used to prosecute Jan. 6 riot participants. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Law

Opinion | The Persistent Threat to Abortion Rights

The Supreme Court is hearing a major challenge to abortion rights on limiting access to mifepristone, with potential implications for reproductive freedom in America.
Despite potential setbacks in the Supreme Court, anti-abortion forces are focused on long-term strategies, highlighting the ongoing battle over reproductive rights. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Medicine

Opinion | Abortion Law Is Far From Settled

The Supreme Court is hearing controversial abortion cases post-Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.
One case involves challenging FDA regulations on mifepristone for medication abortions, potentially impacting access to the drug. [ more ]
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Above the Law
3 months ago
Law

Morning Docket: 04.19.24

The legal industry faces challenges with disclosure, alternative dispute resolution, judicial reform, and government spending priorities. [ more ]
#trump
LGBTQ Nation
3 months ago
Women in technology

Columnist relishes the "karmic justice" of 5 powerful women bringing down Donald Trump

Trump haunted by 'nasty women' taking him down. [ more ]
Axios
3 months ago
Law

"Your client is a criminal defendant": N.Y. judge denies Trump team request to attend SCOTUS oral arguments

The judge rejected Trump's team's request to be excused from court to attend oral arguments, highlighting Trump's packed courtroom calendar. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump to seek federal investigations of Biden if re-elected, report says

Trump plans to investigate and prosecute Biden if re-elected.
Trump is facing federal and state criminal charges, possibly impacting his ability to pursue legal action against Biden. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
3 months ago
Women in technology

Columnist relishes the "karmic justice" of 5 powerful women bringing down Donald Trump

Trump haunted by 'nasty women' taking him down. [ more ]
Axios
3 months ago
Law

"Your client is a criminal defendant": N.Y. judge denies Trump team request to attend SCOTUS oral arguments

The judge rejected Trump's team's request to be excused from court to attend oral arguments, highlighting Trump's packed courtroom calendar. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump to seek federal investigations of Biden if re-elected, report says

Trump plans to investigate and prosecute Biden if re-elected.
Trump is facing federal and state criminal charges, possibly impacting his ability to pursue legal action against Biden. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

Live Updates: Trump's Criminal Trial to Resume With More Jury Selection

A convicted individual may run for president in the U.S., facing unique legal challenges and no formal restrictions, potentially setting uncharted legal precedents. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 months ago
Law

Supreme Court temporarily revives Idaho law banning gender affirming care for minors

The U.S. Supreme Court granted Idaho's emergency request to enforce a law banning gender-affirming care for minors, setting a precedent for future legal challenges. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Seven organizations the far right is targeting for diversity efforts post-affirmative action

The ban on affirmative action in college admissions has given momentum to far-right conservative activists targeting diversity programs in public and private organizations. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
3 months ago
Education

Judge rules queer teachers have a right to use their chosen pronouns in First Amendment victory

Federal judge orders Florida to allow transgender teacher to use preferred pronouns in school
Lawsuit filed against Florida's HB 1069 citing violation of civil rights and constitutional amendments [ more ]
english.elpais.com
3 months ago
Law

Arizona can enforce an 1864 law criminalizing nearly all abortions, court says

Arizona's Supreme Court ruled to enforce a law criminalizing most abortions.
The law doesn't allow for exceptions in cases of rape or incest, only when a mother's life is at risk. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Here's why its so hard for ICE to deport migrants accused of a crime in NYC: 'Big logistical headache'

Sanctuary laws in New York City pose legal and logistical challenges for ICE in deporting suspected criminals.
ICE is often selective in pursuing individuals for deportation, waiting for convictions before initiating the removal process. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Law

Putting Abortion Question to Florida Voters is Unlikely to End Court Fights

Abortion-rights supporters in Florida celebrate the potential approval of a state constitutional amendment for abortion rights expansion.
The Florida Supreme Court's ruling opens the possibility for anti-abortion groups to challenge the expansion by advocating for fetal personhood. [ more ]
Axios
3 months ago
Law

Abortion rights will be on the ballot in Florida this November

Abortion rights will be on Florida ballots in November.
The new law prohibits abortion after six weeks, but the ballot seeks to enshrine access until fetal viability. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Law

Putting Abortion Question to Florida Voters is Unlikely to End Court Fights

Abortion-rights supporters in Florida celebrate the potential approval of a state constitutional amendment for abortion rights expansion.
The Florida Supreme Court's ruling opens the possibility for anti-abortion groups to challenge the expansion by advocating for fetal personhood. [ more ]
Axios
3 months ago
Law

Abortion rights will be on the ballot in Florida this November

Abortion rights will be on Florida ballots in November.
The new law prohibits abortion after six weeks, but the ballot seeks to enshrine access until fetal viability. [ more ]
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www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Marketing

Ont. school boards are trying to knock down the social media giants. Do their cases stand a chance? | CBC News

Social media giants sued for $4.5 billion by Ontario school boards for allegedly harming students' education system.
Allegations include manipulating brain chemistry, addiction to social media, and causing mental health issues in students. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 months ago
Law

'Maybe Texas went too far' with immigration law, state lawyer tells federal court

Texas attorney admits law may have gone 'too far' regarding immigration policy.
5th US Circuit Court of Appeals takes interest in the controversy surrounding the Texas immigration law. [ more ]
Above the Law
3 months ago
Law

Morning Docket: 03.29.24

Rudy faces challenges with his condo and creditors.
Legal cases involving high-profile individuals raise questions of fairness and justice. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Uber Eats courier's fight against AI bias shows justice under UK law is hard won | TechCrunch

Racially discriminatory facial recognition checks led to a payout for a Black Uber Eats courier.
Challenges in addressing AI-driven bias and securing redress for affected individuals under UK law. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

MTA board officially OKs controversial congestion toll at $15 per day as program moves one step closer to launch

Private buses and city-owned cars exempt from NYC congestion toll
Legal challenges facing NYC's congestion toll program [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC council asks highest court to allow non-citizens to vote

Allowing noncitizen immigrants to vote in NYC elections faces legal challenges.
Advocates seek approval for noncitizen immigrants to vote citing civic engagement benefits. [ more ]
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