Site Search


1 2 3 156
Posts
House impeachment panel releases transcripts of testimony by Pentagon official Laura Cooper, two others
The three House of Representatives committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump released the transcript of the deposition of Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia Laura Cooper on Tuesday in wh (More)
House impeachment panel releases transcript of Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent's testimony
The three House of Representatives committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump released the transcript of the deposition by Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent on Thursday. The House of Representatives is cur (More)
House impeachment committees release transcripts
The House impeachment committees released their transcripts of the several depositions this week, including William Taylor, the senior US diplomat in Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, the former US ambassador to Ukraine, and Michael McKinsley, the former s (More)
US House votes to formalize impeachment inquiry
The US House voted on Thursday to formalize its impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, who is accused of using the influence of his office to persuade Ukraine to harm his political rival, Joe Biden. The vote of 232 in favor and 196 again (More)
Death by 1,000 Papercuts: The Dollar Diplomacy of China
China is exerting an enormous amount of power and influence over American companies even to the point of potentially enforcing its own laws. This has been a slow and largely secretive expansion over a period of years. It is a circumstance modern law (More)
The E-Cig Emergency
Over the past several years, the use of e-cigarettes has increased greatly. While the original demographic for e-cigarettes was intended to be legal adults who already smoked traditional cigarettes, these numbers seem to be higher amongst a younger p (More)
Northern Ireland court: abortion law violates European Convention on Human Rights
The High Court in Belfast held Thursday that Northern Ireland's abortion laws violate European Convention on Human Rights Article 8, which protects the right to respect for private and family life. The High Court's decision follows a UK Supreme Co (More)
The Public Charge Rule—How to Legislate Prejudice
On August 12, 2019, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a change to the interpretation of a statute known as the public charge rule. The statute under consideration, Section 212(a)(4) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) state (More)
Trump fires John Bolton as national security adviser
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced via Twitter his decision to fire John Bolton from his post as national security adviser. The firing came as a result of disagreements over national security matters concerning Iran, North Korea and Afgha (More)
El Salvador court acquits woman charged with homicide after stillbirth
A woman who was sentenced to prison for giving birth to a stillborn baby was acquitted on Monday by an El Salvador appeals court. Evelyn Hernández Cruz was raped by a gang member and did not know that she became pregnant. After giving birth to a s (More)
1 2 3 156