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Trump's travel ban reviewed in another day of court

Trump's travel ban reviewed in another day of court

Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States, '" Watson added. That court is largely made up of Democrats, and the judges' questioning appeared to break along partisan lines. The judge asked whether the Supreme Court, which upheld that order, reached the correct decision. Travel ban headed to SCOTUS? The hearings are being broadcast live on C-SPAN and other cable news stations.



Trump's own words add fuel to Federal Bureau of Investigation controversy

Bush administration; Adam Lee, the FBI special agent in charge of the bureau's Richmond, Va., field office; and U.S. District Judge Henry Hudson, a federal trial court judge in Richmond, Va. A dozen White House officials and others close to Trump detailed the president's decision-making and his mood on the condition of anonymity in order to discuss private conversations and deliberations.


Former US Representative Brown of Florida found guilty of fraud

Former US Representative Brown of Florida found guilty of fraud

She did not comment to reporters. Corrigan has wide discretion in her punishment because there are no mandatory minimum sentences for Brown's charges, Smith said. Though Brown was upset and fought against the changes to her district, she ended up winning reelection during her next campaign anyway. The charges stemmed from accusations she illegally siphoned thousands of dollars from her charity into her own bank account for lavish parties, trips and shopping excursions.


Syrian government denies US allegations of mass killings

Syrian government denies US allegations of mass killings

The U.S. State Department revealed photos of a crematorium built near a prison outside Demascus. Credible sources have believed that numerous bodies have been disposed in mass graves. Prisoners are held in a network of prisons across Syria. "Russia and Iran, the government's closest allies, must press for an end to these murderous detention policies".



AG Jeff Sessions' sentencing memo could hurt the wrongfully convicted

Sessions held a news conference on the new policy earlier Friday and Trump has said he made a decision to fire Comey because the President thought he was doing a bad job and for being a "showboat". Sessions claims in his memo that "charging and sentencing recommendations are crucial responsibilities for any federal prosecutor". When asked if it would have a visible impact on their cases, she said, "no".


Beavers clinch Pac-12 regular-season title

Beavers clinch Pac-12 regular-season title

Oregon State will play Portland (10-37-1) at Volcanoes Stadium in Keizer at 5:35 p.m. Tuesday before hosting a three-game series against Washington State (24-23, 10-14) to close Pac-12 play. After locking up the 2017 Pac-12 championship, the Oregon State baseball team will hold the nation's consensus No. 1 ranking for the eighth week in a row.