February 25, 2017

Stem-Cell Injunction to be Appealed

Today the Department of Justice announced it will appeal a District Court Judge’s preliminary injunction [.pdf] that prevents federal funding for stem-cell research. The injunction was issued yesterday and cites a violation of the Dickey-Wicker Amendment, which is a clause within a 1996 budget law that prevents federal funding for any stem-cell research in which […]

Injunction Filed Against Arizona Law

With less than 12 hours before the controversial Arizona immigration law is scheduled to take effect, federal judge Susan Bolton has issued a preliminary injunction against the contentious provisions – including the provision requiring police officers to ask about immigration status for suspicious individuals.  Read the federal ruling here, courtesy of the Wall Street Journal, […]