Civil Rights

Trump Seeks Emergency Block On Ex-Adviser Bolton’s Book

President Donald Trump asked a D.C. federal court Wednesday to order an emergency block on the publication of a highly anticipated memoir by former national security adviser John Bolton, saying the book contains classified information whose disclosure could damage national security…

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5th Circ. Slams ‘Audacity’ Of Texas Dems’ Mail-In Vote Order

The Fifth Circuit on Thursday upended a district court order won by Texas Democrats that directed the Lone Star State to allow all voters to use mail-in ballots, with the appeals panel saying the lower court’s decision “will be remembered more for audacity than legal reasoning”…

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Ex-Met’s ‘Already Soiled’ Reputation Sinks Defamation Suit

Former New York Mets outfielder Lenny Dykstra can’t sue his onetime teammate Ron Darling for defamation, a New York state judge has ruled, saying Dykstra’s “already soiled” reputation means he can’t suffer any further harm from an account of a racist tirade that appears in Darling’s recent book…

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