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US Must Keep DACA and Accept New Applications, Federal Judge Rules – New York Times

New York Times US Must Keep DACA and Accept New Applications, Federal Judge RulesNew York TimesIn the biggest setback yet for the Trump administration in its attempt to end a program that shields some undocumented young adults from deportation, a federal judge ruled Tuesday that the protections must stay in place and that the government(…)

Federal authorities take down Backpage.com, accused of being a haven for online prostitution

In the climax of a fight that pitted foes of sex trafficking against advocates of free internet speech, the Justice Department on Friday seized the Backpage.com website and raided the home of its cofounder. The site, long a haven for sex ads, began shutting down Friday morning, as FBI agents began… latimes.com – Los Angeles(…)

A Dog in a Sorority House Is at the Center of a Federal Court Battle

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — A federal judge is deciding whether a dog trained to help an Ohio State University student during panic attacks can stay at her sorority house despite another student’s allergy. The Columbus Dispatch reports the university ordered Madeleine Entine to remove her dog, Cory, from the Chi Omega sorority house because another resident,(…)