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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump: Criticism of NFL players not about raceApril when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democra
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 minutes ago
April when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, says that President Donald Trump's comments about protesting NFL players were "beneath the dignity of... Read more
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Daily Mail
6 months in jail for ex-athlete in attack on kissing menbefore being sentenced on two counts of battery. In May, the West Virginia Sup
Daily Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
before being sentenced on two counts of battery. In May, the West Virginia Supreme Court upheld the dismissal of felony civil rights charges against Butler. Steward Butler (pictured in court on July 31) was sentenced to six months in jail in an... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Could ‘Jamaica’ soon rule Germany?focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed interne
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 minutes ago
focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed internet connections and place a high value on civil rights. “Governing won’t be easier for the (conservative) Union in the coming years. But it could be a better... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas case proved groundbreakingfrom a legal and social standpoint, it was one of the most fundamentally debate
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 minutes ago
from a legal and social standpoint, it was one of the most fundamentally debated questions regarding Mexican-American civil rights in the 1950s. In fact, Gus Garcia proposed this question on the steps of the Supreme Court in the landmark case,... Read more
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The Hill
Russian Facebook ads sought to stress racial divisionsThe report says that some of the ads promoted civil rights groups such as Black
The Hill / Posted 14 minutes ago
The report says that some of the ads promoted civil rights groups such as Black Lives Matter, while others criticized them in an effort to sow division. Facebook is handing over some 3,000 ads to congressional investigators as part of probes into... Read more
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Boston Herald
'Those kids have every right to protest:' 97-old WWII vet kneels to support NFL playersquarterback Colin Kaepernick started the silent act of defiance last year in pr
Boston Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
quarterback Colin Kaepernick started the silent act of defiance last year in protest of fatal police shootings of black men. Middlemas, who has previously marched for civil rights, told the News-Leader he thought Trump was “garba... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Patriots and Protesters Should Take a Knee for the Constitutiona person for uttering words critical of the flag. The case arose after Sidney S
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 minutes ago
a person for uttering words critical of the flag. The case arose after Sidney Street, hearing about the attempted murder of civil rights leader James Meredith in Mississippi, burned a 48-star American flag on a New York City street corner to protest... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Could ‘Jamaica’ soon rule Germany?focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed interne
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 minutes ago
focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed internet connections and place a high value on civil rights. “Governing won’t be easier for the (conservative) Union in the coming years. But it could be a better... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
WWII veteran, 97, thought he’d seen it all. But then he knelt to support NFL playerssaid. Related stories from The Sacramento Bee He objected to the U.S. involve
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 minutes ago
said. Related stories from The Sacramento Bee He objected to the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. He supported the Civil Rights movement and continues to do so, when he was the oldest marcher at the age of 94 in 2013 when people gathered in... Read more
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News.com.au
Could ‘Jamaica’ soon rule Germany?focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed interne
News.com.au / Posted 31 minutes ago
focus on speeding up Germany’s creeping progress in building high-speed internet connections and place a high value on civil rights. “Governing won’t be easier for the (conservative) Union in the coming years. But it could be a better... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NBA's Chandler disheartened by Trump remarksApril when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democra
KTVN Reno / Posted 32 minutes ago
April when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, says that President Donald Trump's comments about protesting NFL players were "beneath the dignity of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 35 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
Hawaii News Now / Posted 35 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 39 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Police defend their actions in Missouri protest arrestsGeneral Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate cl
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 40 minutes ago
General Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate claims that evidence was withheld in a federal civil rights lawsuit over Smith's shooting. Albert Watkins, an attorney for Smith's fiancée and daughter, said the attorney... Read more
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NBC New York
Black Detectives: NYPD Didn't Promote Us Because of Raceand later opportunities for promotion consistent with their qualifications." T
NBC New York / Posted 40 minutes ago
and later opportunities for promotion consistent with their qualifications." The Justice Department declined to file a civil rights lawsuit. The New York Civil Liberties Union took up the case. After the September 11 attacks, the NYPD used its... Read more
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Oxford Mail
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Oxford Mail / Posted 47 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 47 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former Houston woman sues city, officials over 6,000 untested rape kitsher attacker as a man who had been in a national police database for decades.
Houston Chronicle / Posted 48 minutes ago
her attacker as a man who had been in a national police database for decades. The rape victim claims in a federal civil rights lawsuit that her perpetrator could have been apprehended and prosecuted for previous crimes if officials had... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 49 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 49 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
NBA's Chandler disheartened by Trump remarksApril when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democra
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 49 minutes ago
April when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, says that President Donald Trump's comments about protesting NFL players were "beneath the dignity of... Read more
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Bury Times
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Bury Times / Posted 50 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Concerns raised about arrests at suburban St. Louis protestGeneral Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate cl
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 51 minutes ago
General Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate claims that evidence was withheld in a federal civil rights lawsuit over Smith's shooting. Albert Watkins, an attorney for Smith's fiancée and daughter, said the attorney... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 51 minutes ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Veterans groups criticize NFL player protestsApril when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democra
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 51 minutes ago
April when the team celebrated its fifth Super Bowl title. 11:40 a.m. Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, says that President Donald Trump's comments about protesting NFL players were "beneath the dignity of... Read more
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Newsmax
WWII Vet Takes a Knee in NFL Protest Solidarity, Goes Virala Knee: ‘those kids have every right to protest.’” Gilmore also tweeted later:
Newsmax / Posted 53 minutes ago
a Knee: ‘those kids have every right to protest.’” Gilmore also tweeted later: “Grandpa has really been an ally to the civil rights movement for many years. He’s an amazing man always on the side of justice.” Middlemas is a Christian who... Read more
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Gazette
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Gazette / Posted 54 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Concerns raised about arrests at suburban St. Louis protestGeneral Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate cl
KXXV Waco / Posted 55 minutes ago
General Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate claims that evidence was withheld in a federal civil rights lawsuit over Smith's shooting. Albert Watkins, an attorney for Smith's fiancée and daughter, said the attorney... Read more
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guardian-series
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
guardian-series / Posted 56 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 58 minutes ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Veteran's Korean War jacket is donated to Mississippi museumHe and his wife, Willie Lee Pearson, lived in Natchez 61 years. The Museum of
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
He and his wife, Willie Lee Pearson, lived in Natchez 61 years. The Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum - under one roof - will open in December. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Concerns raised about arrests at suburban St. Louis protestGeneral Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate cl
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
General Josh Hawley said he would hire an independent counsel to investigate claims that evidence was withheld in a federal civil rights lawsuit over Smith's shooting. Albert Watkins, an attorney for Smith's fiancée and daughter, said the attorney... Read more
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Harrow Times
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Harrow Times / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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Gazette News
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Gazette News / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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This is West Country
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
This is West Country / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
KWWL Iowa / Posted an hour ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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Bolton News
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Bolton News / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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CBS News
97-year-old WWII vet takes a knee to support NFL playersand getting his crew home on a 59 day underwater spy run to Russia, his daughte
CBS News / Posted an hour ago
and getting his crew home on a 59 day underwater spy run to Russia, his daughter says. Middlemas has been an ally to the civil rights movement for many years, Gilmore said. In 2013, he participated in a "Unity March" in Springfield to commemorate... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas can implement key provision of 'sanctuary cities' lawenforcement of immigration laws. The judges wrote that they “find no significa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
enforcement of immigration laws. The judges wrote that they “find no significant injury to the plaintiffs,” who include civil rights groups, the city of San Antonio and the city of El Cenizo, if the provisions about honoring U.S. Immigration and... Read more
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New York Post
Miss America has a real shot at being elected attorney generalthe years since, she graduated from Harvard Law School, worked as an attorney i
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
the years since, she graduated from Harvard Law School, worked as an attorney in Illinois focused on civil litigation and civil rights and unsuccessfully primaried an incumbent congressman. The 37-year-old Republican’s latest act: running for... Read more
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The Hill
Supreme Court cancels travel ban arguments | Exxon aims to cut methane emissions | Uber chief vows to appeal London ban | SEC under fire for hack | Fight erupts over pilot training rulesa SIFI, and the interagency Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) can la
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
a SIFI, and the interagency Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) can label non-banks as SIFIs. Tech: A prominent civil rights attorney is accusing AT&T of discriminating against low-income minority communities within Detroit in a... Read more
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The Hill
Mueller isn't all powerful — We need an election interference commissiondemocracy. Over the last 50 years, the United States has risen above partisan
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
democracy. Over the last 50 years, the United States has risen above partisan politics to address serious violations of civil rights, presidential misfeasance and foreign attacks on U.S. soil. The Church Committee, the Iran-Contra Commission and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted an hour ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
EveningTimes Online / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
NFL star Tom Brady brands Trump protest comments ‘divisive’just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congres
Croydon Guardian / Posted an hour ago
just how deeply we believe in our players and in our game.” Democratic congressman John Lewis of Georgia, a prominent civil rights leader, said Mr Trump’s comments about protesting NFL players were “beneath the dignity of the president”. Mr... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted an hour ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawcities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court rule
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
cities" law supported by the Trump administration, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday. But lawyers for big cities and civil rights groups suing over the immigration crackdown, signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in May, predicted the effect... Read more
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