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Obama’s Last-Minute Land Grab Was Bad for Utah. Trump Is Showing He Hears the People.

During the Christmas season last year, the Obama administration ignored the majority of Utahns by designating a vast tract of land in southern Utah as… Read More

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This Judge Is Using a Phone App to Combat Drunk Driving

In Ohio, one judge is getting creative in his efforts to cut down on drunk driving. Municipal Court Judge Michael Cicconnetti has begun requiring drunk… Read More

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Up to 5.7 Million Noncitizens Voted in Past Presidential Elections, Study Finds

As many as 5.7 million noncitizens voted in the 2008 election and potentially more voted in 2016, according to a new study by Just Facts,… Read More

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How Trump Could Change the Country’s Direction With These Court Vacancies

There is likely no political issue more important to either side of the ideological spectrum than who controls the Supreme Court. Rumors are building that… Read More

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Circuit Court Win for Religious Freedom on Gay Marriage

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously on Thursday that a Mississippi law that protects religious liberty and the rights of conscience in light… Read More

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Democrats Are Using Sham Lawsuits to Try to Obstruct and Impeach Trump

Nearly 200 Democratic politicians—198 in total—are now plaintiffs in two lawsuits against President Donald Trump. The claims they raise are substantially similar to those made… Read More

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What This Supreme Court Ruling Means for the Washington Redskins, Other Brands Deemed ‘Offensive’

Should “offensive” brand names be allowed to get a federal patent? The Supreme Court answered “yes” on Monday, handing a decisive win to Simon Tam… Read More

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Civil Forfeiture Laws Often Enable Theft. Why These State Reforms Are Good News for Property Owners.

Civil asset forfeiture is a nationwide problem, and states across the country are continuing to tackle it. Just last week, two states took significant steps… Read More

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2 Cases Threaten to Shut Down Public Prayer. Why the Supreme Court May Need to Act.

Two federal appeals courts are considering whether elected leaders throughout the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions must abandon the 200-year-old practices of opening local meetings with… Read More

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EPA Cleared in Agency-Caused Environmental Disaster, Despite Official’s Admissions

A government watchdog reported Monday that the Environmental Protection Agency committed no wrongdoing in an environmental disaster, but the auditors ignored crucial inconsistencies in officials’… Read More

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