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No contempt for reporter who published writings of Nashville school shooter

(The Center Square) – Tennessee Star Editor Michael Patrick Leahy was in court Monday in a records case over the Nashville Covenant School shooter’s journals but was not held in… Read More

June 18, 2024
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California charter school files lawsuit against school district

A California school district is being sued for allegedly trying to force a charter school to close its doors.  North Oakland Community Charter School (NOCCS) filed its… Read More

June 17, 2024
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Illegal alien arrested in rape, murder of Maryland mother

(The Daily Signal) – An illegal alien from El Salvador has been arrested on charges of raping and murdering a Maryland mother of five. Victor Antonio Martinez-Hernandez, 23, crossed the U.S. southern… Read More

June 17, 2024
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Federal judge issues temporary injunction stopping Biden’s Title IX rules

(The Center Square) – A federal judge issued an injunction on Thursday that put a temporary hold on new Title IX rules issued by the Biden administration. U.S. District Court… Read More

June 14, 2024
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Court to hear legal challenge to new WA Parents Bill of Rights next week

(The Center Square) – A King County Superior Court judge will next week hear arguments in a lawsuit over the new parent’s bill of rights, adopted by lawmakers from citizen… Read More

June 14, 2024
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Ban on transgender swimmer Lia Thomas upheld ahead of women’s Olympics trials 

An international panel has upheld a ban preventing transgender swimmer Lia Thomas from competing in elite women’s swimming events – notably including the U.S. Olympic swimming trials beginning Saturday.   A… Read More

June 14, 2024
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Supreme Court delivers procedural ruling on abortion drugs

(The Daily Signal) – The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that pro-life advocates do not have standing to challenge the Food and Drug Administration’s removal of safety restrictions on abortion drugs. The court… Read More

June 13, 2024
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Iowa argues law banning sexually explicit books in schools should be reinstated

(The Center Square) – An injunction halting the implementation of Iowa’s ban on sexually explicit books in school libraries should be lifted, Iowa’s Solicitor General Eric Wessan argued before the… Read More

June 13, 2024
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Texas, Montana sue Biden over rule requiring states to pay for ‘gender transition’

(The Center Square) – Texas and Montana have sued the Biden administration over another federal rule change it implemented, this time over one that requires states to pay for “gender… Read More

June 12, 2024
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‘We never tell parents’: Video allegedly showing Missouri’s Planned Parenthood trafficking minors for out-of-state abortions leads to day in court

Missouri’s Planned Parenthood has a First Amendment right to help arrange out-of-state abortions for minors without the knowledge of parents, its attorneys reportedly argued in court this week. “FACT CHECK:… Read More

June 12, 2024
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Texas wins first round in battle over Title IX lawsuit

(The Center Square) – A federal court on Tuesday handed Texas its first win in a lawsuit filed against the Biden administration over a mandate issued by two federal agencies… Read More

June 12, 2024
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Missouri school board member pleads guilty to harassment over profane tirade caught on video

A school board member in St Joseph, Missouri pleaded guilty on Tuesday to harassment stemming from an incident following a school board meeting in February. Whitney Lanning, an at-large member… Read More

June 12, 2024
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Kentucky, Tennessee argue against Title IX rule changes

(The Center Square) – Tennessee Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti and Kentucky Attorney General Russell Coleman argued for an injunction against the Biden administration’s Title IX overhaul in Kentucky federal court. Read More

June 11, 2024
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Judge orders University of California workers union to stop pro-Palestine strike

A judge has ordered the union representing University of California (UC) academic workers to cease its ongoing anti-Israel strike. Superior Court Judge Randall Sherman issued an emergency restraining order, agreeing… Read More

June 10, 2024
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Texas professors join in suing Biden administration over ‘lawless’ new abortion, transgender regulations

Two University of Texas professors have joined a lawsuit filed by the state of Texas against the Biden administration’s rewriting of Title IX regulations to include… Read More

June 10, 2024
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Students sue UCLA for allowing ‘Jew exclusion zone’ during violent pro-Palestinian encampment

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Jewish students filed a lawsuit against the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and the regents of the University of California system Wednesday over the… Read More

June 7, 2024
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‘Fighting parents rather than educating children’: Couple sue Colorado district for refusing to accommodate special-needs daughter

A Colorado couple are suing their school district for denying special education services to their disabled daughter. Victoria Broyles is 10 years old and requires in-home education due to a… Read More

June 6, 2024
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Former assistant school superintendent sues city leadership for ‘nefarious’ antisemitism, racial favoritism

A former assistant school superintendent in New Jersey is suing his own mayor and school district for racial discrimination and retaliation after they allegedly made blatantly antisemitic comments. Paul Oliveira,… Read More

June 6, 2024
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‘You need to make your products safe for kids,’ Tennessee AG demands of social media giants

(The Daily Signal) – Instagram’s parent company, Meta, knew the harm the platform was inflicting on minors and did nothing to mitigate it, according to a lawsuit filed against the … Read More

June 6, 2024
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California transgender convict pulled from female prison for alleged rape

(The Center Square) – A biologically male, transgender prison inmate in California was transferred from a women’s prison to a men’s prison after being charged with two rape counts against at… Read More

June 5, 2024