‘Beltway Sniper’ Malvo deserves new sentencing hearing, Supreme Court told

WASHINGTON—”Beltway sniper” co-defendant Lee Boyd Malvo’s Virginia-imposed sentence of life without the possibility of parole should be reconsidered because he was only 17 years at the time of the murders and the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence on sentencing young people has … Continue reading ‘Beltway Sniper’ Malvo deserves new sentencing hearing, Supreme Court told

States should be allowed to prosecute illegal aliens for identity theft, Supreme Court told

Kansas should be allowed to prosecute illegal aliens for identity theft when they work under Social Security numbers belonging to others, even though federal immigration law already regulates whether such individuals may work in the United States, the state’s attorney general told … Continue reading States should be allowed to prosecute illegal aliens for identity theft, Supreme Court told

Left-wing groups seek to sell impeachment to American public

Large, left-wing activist groups are working with congressional Democrats to promote House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s unilateral push to impeach President Donald Trump over a July telephone conversation he had with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. Democrats claim, without evidence, that Trump tried … Continue reading Left-wing groups seek to sell impeachment to American public

Ukraine was investigating Hunter Biden before Trump’s phone call: A revelation alters the timeline in the Dems’ surreal ‘impeachment inquiry’

Officials in Ukraine reportedly opened an investigation into an energy company that employed former Vice President Joe Biden’s son long before President Donald Trump’s July 25 nothing-burger of a telephone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that spurred the Democrats’ … Continue reading Ukraine was investigating Hunter Biden before Trump’s phone call: A revelation alters the timeline in the Dems’ surreal ‘impeachment inquiry’

Report: 5 Virginia universities discriminate against Asian-Americans in admissions

Five public universities in Virginia racially discriminate against would-be students, particularly Asian Americans, in the admissions process, according to a study by the Center for Equal Opportunity. The Falls Church, Virginia-based Center for Equal Opportunity (CEO) describes itself on its website as … Continue reading Report: 5 Virginia universities discriminate against Asian-Americans in admissions

Three federal judges block rule requiring self-sufficiency by immigrants

Three federal judges appointed by Democratic presidents acting separately temporarily enjoined the Trump administration’s “public charge” rule that is aimed at making sure future immigrants to the United States can support themselves without becoming a burden on taxpayers. The Trump … Continue reading Three federal judges block rule requiring self-sufficiency by immigrants

Federal judge upholds Florida law that prohibits sanctuary jurisdictions

A new Florida state law that bans so-called sanctuary cities and requires Florida law enforcement officials to cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents took effect Oct. 1 after a federal judge upheld its constitutionality. It seems likely that the losing parties, including the … Continue reading Federal judge upholds Florida law that prohibits sanctuary jurisdictions

Virginia court allows Nunes suit for defamation against Twitter to proceed

After social media company Twitter brought a motion to dismiss a $250 million defamation lawsuit filed in Virginia by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), a Virginia state court refused the request and ruled the litigation could proceed in Virginia. Nunes claims the defendants attacked him … Continue reading Virginia court allows Nunes suit for defamation against Twitter to proceed

McConnell slams Dems over banana republic-style impeachment inquiry: Congressional Republicans are furious – and take a stand

Congressional Republican leaders laid into House Democrats over their illegitimate so-called impeachment inquiry that is designed to deprive President Trump of basic procedural fairness and boot him from office at bullet-train speed. “Overturning the results of an American election requires … Continue reading McConnell slams Dems over banana republic-style impeachment inquiry: Congressional Republicans are furious – and take a stand

Supreme Court asked to reverse appeals court on law making encouragement of illegal immigration a felony

WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court has agreed to take up the Trump administration’s legal challenge to an appeals court ruling that struck down on free speech grounds an immigration law that made it a felony to encourage people to come or stay … Continue reading Supreme Court asked to reverse appeals court on law making encouragement of illegal immigration a felony